ABC Affils Chairman Salutes Outgoing President

By Andrew Gauthier 

Broadcasting & Cable

ABC Affiliates Board Chairman Bill Hoffman thanked outgoing ABC Entertainment Group President Steve McPherson for a job well done during McPherson’s six years of heading up the network’s entertainment division.

“Steve’s done a real good job of sustaining ABC’s lineup,” says Hoffman, who is vice president and general manager at Cox’s WSB Atlanta. “I tip my cap to the creative efforts he’s made.”


McPherson submitted his resignation late yesterday, saying he would pursue something entrepreneurial related to the spirits business as well as a new media opportunity. More…