Liggins promoted at ABC TV Studio


PR veteran Sharon Liggins has been upped to executive director, media relations, at ABC Television Studio.

In her new post, Liggins will oversee day-to-day series publicity and awards strategies and campaigns for the studio, reporting to vp media relations Charissa Gilmore.

"Sharon has proven an invaluable asset overseeing the studio's award initiatives," Gilmore said. "I respect her instinct and welcome the fresh perspective she'll bring to our publicity strategies."

Liggins, who has been at ABC TV Studios for six years, most recently served as director, publicity, working on "Scrubs," "Ghost Whisperer," "Knights of Prosperity" and the upcoming "Army Wives."

Before joining ABC TV Studio, Liggins held PR positions at Hallmark Channel, the DeVeaux Group and PBS.