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Published March 26, 1996
JIM MAHONEY has been named Chair of Cohn & Wolfe's entertainment division. He will be based out of L.A. (HOLLYWOOD REPORTER, 3/25)....BET Holdings has named DEBRA LEE as President & COO of both the holding company and the cable network. The announcement allows CEO ROBERT JOHNSON to focus on "strategic development" (BROADCASTING & CABLE, 3/25 issue)....MIKE GANNON was named VP/National Sales at ESPN. EVAN STERNSCHEIN adds OCC Sports and ESPNET SportsZone to his area at VP/Advertising Sales. BRIAN CARR has been promoted to VP/Sales Planning and Administration (ESPN)....CYNTHIA BURNELL was named Senior VP/Affiliate Relations and Marketing for NewSport (NewSport).