Ashley Kline-Shapiro has been upped to VP of unscripted and slate publicity for ABC Amusement and Walt Disney Television Different. As portion of the announcement, ABC discovered that it had launched a new slate publicity and special tasks division, overseen by Kline-Shapiro, “responsible for figuring out collaborative opportunities throughout the ABC and Common Enjoyment programming slate, streamlining the method to publicity gatherings, festivals and junkets.”
Kline-Shapiro, who has oversee unscripted publicity for ABC Amusement, will insert “Live with Kelly and Ryan” and the new slate publicity and distinctive initiatives workforce to her oversight. She also handles govt media relations for Disney Television set substitute boss Rob Mills’ portfolio, which includes working with the corporate communications workforce and other people throughout Disney Tv Studios and Hulu Originals.
Kline-Shapiro experiences to to Naomi Bulochnikov-Paul, executive VP, publicity and Activities for ABC and Disney Normal Entertainment. (Bulochnikov-Paul reports to Shannon Ryan, the president of material advertising and marketing, Hulu & General Amusement, Walt Disney Television.)
“Ashley is a gifted publicist whose daring campaigns have distinguished ABC Amusement unscripted content material as most effective in course,” said Bulochnikov-Paul. “Her expertise, knowing of Rob’s company, and irreplaceable fingers-on practical experience have been essential drivers for the good results of our campaigns and, most importantly, she has fostered an setting for her gifted groups to feel empowered to do their ideal get the job done.”
As part of the announcement, Kline-Shapiro’s immediate stories have also been promoted: Chelsie Tanamachi, who was elevated to director of publicity, unscripted and alternative programming for ABC Enjoyment and Nicole Balgemino-Kim, now director of slate publicity and particular projects.
“I am so appreciative of Naomi, Shannon and Rob’s continued leadership and help,” explained Kline-Shapiro. “They are the most resourceful and strategic leaders, and I experience so blessed to get the job done with them and their unbelievable groups as we boost ABC Enjoyment and WDT Alternative’s unparalleled unscripted programming and content.”
Kline-Shapiro was most recently govt director, communications, dealing with unscripted programming throughout ABC, which includes specials, award shows and late-evening. Her other credits involve Disney Channels All over the world and Bravo.