Movers: Appointment at ESPN International

Lynne Frank, the managing director of Turner Broadcasting Systems' European entertainment network, has joined ESPN International as the managing director of Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Frank will be based in ESPN's London office and will be specifically responsible for overseeing ESPN's expansion in Europe. She will also manage ESPN's affiliate businesses in the Middle East and Africa and will direct the overall sales effort in these regions.

Additionally, Murray Barnett, formerly the director of sales, EMEA, is being promoted to senior director of sales for the region. Barnett will assume responsibility for co-ordination of all of ESPN's sales teams around the world.