ABC News veteran Almin Karamehmedovic has been named Executive Producer of “Nightline” as current EP Jeanmarie Condon is upped to Senior EP of Content and Development for ABC News. Both will report to James Goldston.
Karamehmedovic, a native of Bosnia and Herzegovina, joined ABC News in 1998, As ABC News president Ben Sherwood writes in a note to staff announcing the news, Karamehmedovic was one of the first journalists to gain access to Tora Bora, Afghanistan, in 2001 where Osama bin Laden was holed up. In 2003 he embedded with the US Army during the invasion of Iraq and in 2005, was one of the first journalists to travel to Darfur/Sudan to report on the genocide there. He’s been with “Nightline” since 2008, moving up to senior broadcast producer in 2012.
Condon will continue to oversee “Nightline Primetime” and, in her new role, develop special projects and series for broadcast, digital and cable.
More in Sherwood’s note after the jump…