The Biggest TV Executive Departures of 2020

Kevin Reilly, Cindy Holland and Marc DeBevoise were among more than two dozen high-profile exits

More than two dozen high-profile executives, including Cindy Holland, Marc DeBevoise, Kevin Reilly, Randall Stephenson and Sarah Barnett, headed for the exits this year. Getty Images

As traditional advertising revenue collapsed and consumers flocked to streaming, 2020 has been a big year of change for traditional media’s business models. It’s also meant a lot of executive changes. As part of our annual Year in Review coverage, we took a look at the more than two dozen executive departures—double the 15 we counted in 2019—to give a sense of just how dramatically the TV landscape has shifted in the last 12 tumultuous months.

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@kelseymsutton Kelsey Sutton is the streaming editor at Adweek, where she covers the business of streaming television.