Disney Returns Ad Sales Division to Media Networks Group Following Kevin Mayer’s Exit

By Christine Zosche 

Disney streaming head Kevin Mayer’s surprise exit on Monday to become TikTok’s new CEO continues to have ripple effects at his now former company. (Adweek)

After a two-year run as part of the company’s direct-to-consumer and international division, which was led by Mayer, Disney’s advertising and media distribution units will now be part of Disney’s media networks division. Disney media networks includes the ABC broadcast network, ESPN, Freeform, FX and other TV properties. (THR)