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WarnerMedia Ad Sales Chief Donna Speciale to Exit Company

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In a surprising turn of events, Donna Speciale, president of ad sales for WarnerMedia, will be leaving the company just a week after she wrapped this year’s upfront negotiations.

Speciale, who had been with the company since 2012, is the latest big WarnerMedia exec to exit as the company reorganizes under new parent company AT&T.

WarnerMedia declined to comment about Speciale’s exit, and there was no initial word on who would replace her as WarnerMedia ad sales chief.



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