Disney/ABC Television Group has appointed Mirian Arias VP Daytime Communications, where she will work closely with Daytime president Brian Frons. Arias, most recently VP Communications at NBCUniversal’s iVillage, will be responsible for all communication efforts for DATG Daytime, SoapNet and ABC Media Productions, including corporate, consumer, marketing and affiliate-related publicity. She also will oversee all talent relation efforts for the division. She reports to DATG EVP Global Communications Kevin Brockman.