Marquee Broadcasting moves up its sales manager to succeed the retiring Kathleen McLain at its Salisbury, Md., ABC affiliate and Azteca America LPTV.
Marquee Broadcasting’s ABC affiliate WMDT and co-owned Azteca America affil WGDV-LD promoted Teri Monahan to general manager. She succeeds the retired Kathleen G. McLain, who served as GM since 1996.
Monahan has been at WMDT since 1988, holding various positions in the creative services and sales departments, most recently local and national sales manager.
“I’m thrilled to be given this opportunity,” Monahan said. “The television industry is changing rapidly, allowing viewers to see their favorite programs on a multitude of devices and at times convenient for them. Our news products are delivered to our viewers on their many devices and is available 24/7, allowing us to provide this valuable service to everyone on Delmarva.”
Prior to joining WMDT in 1988, Monahan spent five years in public television at WQED Pittsburgh, holding various positions including auction manager.
On subchannels, WMDT also carries CW, Me-TV and Ion, while WGDV offers Bounce, Heroes & Icons, Laff, Escape and Grit.