Robert Richardson, GM of Clear Channel’s Memphis stations, will now lead the sales efforts at the NBC-MNT duopoly of KARK-KARZ.
Nexstar has named Robert Richardson director of sales for its KARK (NBC)-KARZ (MNT) duopoly in Little Rock, Ark. (DMA 56) and ArkansasMatters.com, effective Nov. 16.
Richardson worked as research director and as an account executive at KARK in the early 1990s. He currently lives in Memphis, where he has been local sales manager, national sales manager and then general sales manager for Clear Channel’s WPTY, WLMT and WJKT for nine years.
He also worked as local sales manager at WMC Memphis. Prior to Memphis, he was a general sales manager in Des Moines, Iowa, and in sales management roles in Wichita, Kan.