ESPN shuffles sports, news leadership
Broadcasting & Cable | Capital New York | SportsBusiness Daily
ESPN shifted the responsibilities and titles of top sports and news executives in a consolidation of its programming and production operations, reports Broadcasting & Cable's Tom Baysinger.
Patrick Stiegman, vice president for editorial digital and print media, will take over King's responsibilities running ESPN's digital and print editorial operations. Stiegman reports to John Kosner, executive vice president of digital and print media.
Other changes as reported by Capital New York's Alex Weprin:
John Wildhack will serve as executive vice president of programming and production, while Norby Williamson will become executive vice president of production, program scheduling and development. Both men will report to ESPN president John Skipper.
SportsBusiness Daily reports no one was fired as a result of the consolidation.