The former GM of WUPV Richmond, Va., will head sales efforts at Tribune’s Portland, Ore., CW affiliate.
Tribune Broadcasting CW affiliate KRCW Portland, Ore (DMA 23), today named Rosalie Drake director of sales. She joins the station on April 20. Her duties will include overseeing both the national and local sales efforts for the station.
Drake has an extensive history in broadcast media, sales and advertising. One of the earliest broadcasting positions she held was for KPTV Portland where she worked as an account manager for 11 years.
She most recently was general manager of WUPV Richmond, Va.
Prior to that, Drake was West Coast director of sales for ReelzChannel as well as GM of WCWG Greensboro, N.C.; general sales manager of KWBQ-KASY Albuquerque, N.M.; and general sales manager of KASA Albuquerque.
Drake graduated summa cum laude with a BS in marketing and communications from the University of Portland.