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Also Known As: Died: December 15, 1992
Born: Cause of Death: stroke
Birth Place: Profession: producer, programming and marketing consultant, executive, assistant sales manager, media director

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Worked as an assistant sales manager at San Francisco's KGO-TV
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Advanced to the position of program director at KGO-TV
1973:
Joined ABC as a senior program executive in charge of miniseries and TV movies
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Was responsible for the development and production of the celebrated miniseries, "Rich Man, Poor Man" (1976) and "Roots" (1977)
1976:
Became creative services VP at ABC and developed a winning marketing and promotional strategy for the network
1977:
Served as media director for Filmex
1979:
Coordinated marketing and advertising for the 1979 Academy Awards
1980:
Coordinated marketing and advertising for the 1980 Academy Awards
1982:
Went independent and established Sullivan & Associates, an ad agency that specialized in creating advertising and marketing specifically for the cable industry
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Purchased the old Mary Pickford Studios in Hollywood and converted it into S&A Studios, a full-service facility for cable and video production
1987:
Sold S&A and moved to London
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Supervised the European broadcast investments of the late Robert Maxwell
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Supervised the establishment of the U.K.'s first pay cable service, Premiere
1988:
Involved in launching the pan-European cable services, Lifestyle and Screensport
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Moved to Australia
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Acted as a programming and marketing consultant to several major broadcasters, including NHK, CBS, and Thames TV
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Education

Stanford University: Stanford , California -
University of California at Berkeley: Berkeley , California -
Oxford University: -

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wife:
Mary Sullivan. Survived him.

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son:
Jesse Sullivan. Survived him.

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