T. Howard has officially started the search to replace exec dir Curtis Symonds, who was recently name COO of the WNBA’s Washington Mystics (Cfax, 8/16). For the record, Symonds will remain a CableFAX columnist. The diversity org also announced that it had a record number of former interns hired by media organizations, such as Comedy Central, Court TV, ESPN, Oxygen Media and Turner. — Tickets are on sale for the Denver Chapter of Cable Positive’s annual "Positively Cable" spoof. The 11th annual soir�e will be held Nov 10 at The Cable Center in Denver, with Cfax’s Paul Maxwell and others parodying topics such as indecency. Tickets may be purchased at http://www.positivelycable.com. Act quickly, they’ve sold out the past 5 years.

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Reorg at Disney

Walt Disney Television ’s chmn of entertainment Dana Walden is majorly restructuring the TV production and original content businesses. Hulu ’s SVP of content Craig Erwich is adding oversight of ABC

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