Sinclair Hires Jason Wildenstein As WJAC GM
Sinclair Broadcast Group’s NBC affiliate WJAC Johnstown, Pa. (DMA 106) has named Jason Wildenstein general manager.
Wildenstein most recently was the GM of WTXL Tallahassee, Fla., since 2012. Before that, he spent 16 years in the broadcast industry, predominantly in Pennsylvania, Alaska and Florida serving in various managerial and operational roles.
Steve Marks, EVP–COO of Sinclair’s television group, said: “We are thrilled to have Jason join Sinclair. With his years of experience as a general manager, and over 20 years in the industry, we are confident that he will be a fantastic addition to the team.”
“I’m extremely excited to be joining Sinclair and the very talented team at WJAC,” said Wildenstein. “I’m looking forward to living and working in West-Central Pennsylvania, serving the amazing communities there and contributing to the growth of the station. My family and I are thrilled to return home and be closer to family, as we are originally from Pennsylvania.”