After ten years of service, BRUCE JOHANSEN
, President and CEO of the National Association of Television Program Executives, will step down as the association's top executive. Johansen, who
joined NATPE in 1993, will remain in his current role until a Search Committee that has been created by NATPE's Board of Directors to find his replacement names a successor. Further, he will serve as
a long- term advisor to NATPE and its Board of Directors following his successor's appointment. Prior to joining NATPE, Johansen held numerous executive positions with television, radio and
distribution companies, including Multimedia Entertainment, Golden West Television, Cross Country Communications, Inc. and Kaiser Broadcasting.