Kim Copeland is Senior Director of Brand Revenue and Account Management for Turner Network Sales (TNS), the domestic distribution, sales and marketing arm of Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. (TBS, Inc.). In this capacity, she develops strategic sales and marketing initiatives for Turner’s 10 linear news and entertainment networks, including CNN, TNT, TBS, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim and HLN, in order to serve the distribution and retention needs of cable affiliates throughout the country. Additionally, she manages a sales staff that oversees local client management for Comcast, Charter, Cox and Viamedia.
Copeland spent the past fourteen years with Turner Broadcasting in a variety of roles within the distribution division, most recently as the Director of Affiliate Ad Sales covering the Corporate Ad Sales MSO teams; as Account Director in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic Region; and as Affiliate Ad Sales Manager handling the Northeast Territory. Prior to joining Turner, Copeland worked in healthcare management at Emory Medical Oncology.
Copeland earned her Bachelor of Science degree from University of Alabama in 1994. She has been a member of Women in Cable & Telecommunications (WICT) since 2005.
Turner Network Sales (TNS), a division of Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., is responsible for the sales and marketing of Turner’s 10 domestic basic cable networks – TBS, CNN, HLN, TNT, Cartoon Network, Turner Classic Movies, CNN International, CNN en Español, Boomerang and truTV – to cable and satellite affiliates and special markets throughout the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., a Time Warner company, creates and programs branded news; entertainment; animation and young adult; and sports media environments on television and other platforms for consumers around the world. Turner brands and businesses include CNN/U.S., CNN International, CNN.com and HLN; TBS, TNT, truTV and Turner Classic Movies; Cartoon Network, Boomerang and Adult Swim; and Turner Sports.