Auction Broadcasting Company (ABC) announced the promotion of Starla McHugh to regional vice-president of sales for the Western half of the U.S. In this capacity, McHugh will oversee import accounts, banks, and other lending institutions, as well as develop new business opportunities for ABC. For the past three years, McHugh has served as director of marketing/advertising. She retains that position as well, supervising the marketing staff in public relations, corporate advertising, strategic marketing, and internal processes and procedures.