ABC News Live to “Ramp Up Programming,” Hiring Two Executive Producers & Dozens of New Positions







ABC is expanding its ABC News Live team with the addition of two new executive producers, Katie den Daas and Seni Tienabeso. Its also added more responsibilities to the Senior Producer role currently held by Cat McKenzie. Additionally, dozens of new job positions have been posted for the streaming news channel.

Before joining the ABC News Live team, Tienabeso served as senior producer for World News Tonight with David Muir. Katie den Daas comes to the executive producer role from within where she was previously managing editor of ABC News Live. Both will work on building the the service’s programming for the primetime block.

According to Deadline, Senior executive producer for the streaming channel Justin Dial said that they are “moving quickly to ramp up our programming with a very busy year in news ahead.” He said that the three executives are “world-class storytellers with impeccable instincts and I’m excited to have them by my side.”

It seems that ABC is growing it’s team across it’s platforms as multiple job openings were recently posted on the Disney Careers page as well.

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