The VP of operations of station owner National Communications, Madelyn Bonnot Griffin, also co-chairs the NAB’s Small Market Television Advisory Committee.
NAB Television Board Chairman Paul Karpowicz has appointed Madelyn Bonnot Griffin, vice president of operations at National Communications, Inc., to the NAB Television Board of Directors.
In her role, Bonnot Griffin oversees KVHP and cable channel CW7 in Lake Charles, La. (DMA 176), and KUIL Beaumont, Texas (DMA 141).
Prior to working at National Communications, Bonnot Griffin was responsible for establishing an advertising sales division as general manager of Cox Cable/Cable Rep in New Orleans. She later was senior vice president of operations for Qwest Broadcasting and Quincy Jones Broadcasting Co. before becoming vice president of television operations for Emmis Communications.
Bonnot Griffin’s media career began in New Orleans, where she worked as an account executive for the CBS and NBC affiliates, as well as the Figaro newspaper and Go Tourist Magazine.
She also co-chairs the NAB’s Small Market Television Advisory Committee and has served on the National Association of Television Program Executives board of governors, the NATPE Educational Foundation and is past president of the New Orleans chapter of American Women in Radio and Television.