Steve Milovich, SVP Human Resources for Disney|ABC Television Group, is leaving the company. The Disney-ABC veteran has been in the top HR post since 2009, most recently reporting to Ben Sherwood, co-chair of Disney Media Networks and president of Disney|ABC Television Group.
During his tenure, Milovich led such initiatives as the integration of Lifetime and A&E into A+E Networks, the development of ABC News/Univision joint venture, and integration of Times Square Studios and Daytime programming into the ABC Entertainment Group.
Milovich joined the Disney in 2002 as SVP Corporate Human Resources, Organization and Leadership Development. Other veteran top ABC executives who recently announced their departures for various reasons include Marla Provencio, EVP Marketing and Chief Marketing Officer at ABC Entertainment; and Geri Wang, President of ABC Sales.
Here is Milovich’s note to his colleagues: