Noteworthy: Sunday, February 24, 2013
TV group president to speak at BU
BLOOMSBURG - A Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania alumna, now president of the ABC-Owned Television Group, will share her observations on "The Future of TV," at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27, in BU's Carver Hall, Kenneth S. Gross Auditorium.
Rebecca Funk Campbell, class of 1983, was appointed president of the ABC-Owned Television Stations Group in May 2010 and is responsible for the company's local TV stations in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Houston, Raleigh-Durham and Fresno. Based in Burbank, Calif., she also oversees other businesses within the group, including ABC National Television Sales, The Live Well Network and the syndicated series, "Live with Kelly and Michael."
In addition to her lecture, Campbell will meet with mass communications students and faculty and tour the campus. For information, contact BU's College of Liberal Arts, (570) 389-4410. The event is free and open to the public.