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Industry Moves: Telegraph Mobile, Promotions; ESPN Down Under

Telegraph: Seasoned newspaper exec Mark Challinor is being named Telegraph Media Group’s first mobile director, reporting to Steve McLaughlin, executive director of Consumer Revenues at TMG, MediaWeek says. Two key promotions: Miranda Cresswell has been upped to SVP of strategy and operations and Joy Chilowicz is now VP of U.S. ad sales. in addition to overseeing operations for the North America, Cresswell will also be part of the global senior exec team focused on the company’s various business models.

ESPN: Gus Seebeck has started in the newly created role of commercial director for Australia/New Zealand. A former Network Ten executive, Seebeck will manage the ESPN (NYSE: DIS) business in his region, reporting to Mike Morrison, VP and GM of ESPN Asia Pacific.