The sales director of the group’s Pittsburgh Fox-MNT duopoly is taking over from Jim Lapiana.
Tegna moves its programming and research veteran to succeed Janet Mason as head of its ABC affiliate in Grand Rapids, Mich.
The station group moves the head of its WVEC Norfolk, Va., to oversee its CBS affiliate in Tampa.
The group owner moves him from digital sales manager in Pensacola-Mobile to lead its CBS-Fox affiliate in South Bend, Ind.
The former Block Communications executive succeeds Bob Cook who has been tapped to head first-run distribution for Fox Television Stations.
The former EVP and GM of WSVN Miami oversaw the Sunbeam Television station’s switch from an NBC affiliate to an independent station that became South Florida’s news leader.
Former Tribune exec Greg Easterly will succeed the retiring Mike Renda as head of Fox’s O&O in Detroit at the end of the month.
In a Tuesday email to an editorial advisory board that was obtained by the Courier Journal, Lamb wrote he is leaving the Louisville, Ky., Fox affiliate on July 5 and heading to an unnamed station in a “top 10 market.”
The long-time TV station exec is moving from CBS-owned KDKA-WPCW in Pittsburgh to succeed the retiring Steve Mauldin as head of the group’s Los Angeles duopoly.
Tim Coles becomes the new general manager/general sales manager of WBKO Bowling Green, Ky., and is succeed as head of KMVT-KSVT Twin Falls, Idaho, by Kathy Silk, who also continues as GM of KNIN Boise, Idaho.
The former Cumulus Media political sales director is tapped to lead Sinclair’s MNT affiliate in Norfolk, Va.
Charlie Grisham to lead WSIL in Paducah, Ky.-Cape Girardeau, Mo.-Harrisburg, Ill., while Bryce Caldwell will head KTTC in Rochester, Minn.
She began her career as part of the first wave of women TV newscasters in the 1970s and rose through the ranks to news director and into management.
The former GM of KMEG-KPTH Sioux City, Iowa, is picked to oversee Meredith’s Fox affiliate in Greenville, S.C., succeeding Les Vann.
Lockwood Broadcast Group promotes her from general sales manager to oversee the Virginia independent station.
NBCU promotes the creative services VP of its Chicago duopoly to lead its NBC-Telemundo stations in Hartford, Conn.
Lockwood Broadcast Group is moving him from Wichita, Kan., to lead its Fox-indie duopoly in Knoxville, Tenn.
Telemundo promotes the VP of sales at its KTMD Houston to oversee its San Antonio outlet.
Lockwood Broadcast Group has appointed John Cochrane the new general manager of WCAV (CBS-Fox)-WVAW-LD (ABC)-WAHU-CD (dark) in Charlottesville, Va. (DMA 183), effective on the close of the stations’ purchase from Gray Television for $25 million, anticipated to be in the second quarter of 2019. Cochrane is currently GM of Lockwood’s WSKY Norfolk-Portsmouth-Newport News, Va. He […]
The television executive with a 40-plus year career has served as president and general manager of CBS Television Stations’ properties in Los Angeles since 2009.
Scripps chooses the local TV sales and management veteran to lead its California ABC affiliate.
The former general sales manager will now oversee the group’s CBS affiliate, WGME, as well as the market’s Fox affiliate, WPFO, with which Sinclair has a joint sales agreement.
After starting her broadcast career at the Denver Telemundo outlet 18 years ago, she moves from director of local and regional sales for the NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations to lead KDEN.
After spearheading the group’s KVDA San Antonio’s transformation to a multiplatform local TV news operation, Telemundo taps veteran broadcaster José Suárez to lead its stations in Fresno, Sacramento and Salt Lake City.
After 34 years with various ABC-owned television stations, KTRK Houston‘s general manager, Henry Florsheim, is retiring on July 1. He made the announcement earlier this week in an email to the staff.
NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations moves the VP of news at its KNBC Los Angeles to oversee its NBC-Telemundo duopoly in San Diego.
The former WTVZ Norfolk, Va., GM is tapped to lead Bahakel’s Fox affiliate in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
The former Disney exec is chosen to lead Sinclair’s Fox-MNT affiliate in Virginia’s capital.
Gray Television today announced appointments of two new leaders for the television stations it is acquiring from United Communications. With this announcement, Gray fills both open positions with managers who have experience in small and mid-size television markets. In Watertown, N.Y. (DMA 178), Gray appointed Eric Krebs as the GM of WWNY (CBS) and WNYF-CD […]
Kara McNeely moves from VP of brand strategy at KABC Los Angeles to run the Scripps ABC-CW duopoly in Tucson, Ariz., succeeding Leon Clark.
The NBC-CBS affiliate promotes its news director to fill the GM slot left vacant upon the death of Jim Wareham in December.
It moves him to leadership of WTVC (ABC-Fox) and WFLI (CW) from sales director at its CBS affiliate KEYE Austin, Texas.
Tim Thomas will lead KWES Midland-Odessa, while Paul Bergen is promoted to oversee KBMT Beaumont.
She moves to the Lockwood Fox affiliate from WHNT Huntsville, Ala., following its spinoff as part of the Gray-Raycom merger.
The former head of KEYC Mankato, Minn., will succeed Jerry Watson as leader of Quincy Media’s NBC affiliate and also have oversight of Fox affil KXLT.
The former Gray Television executive succeeds Marvin Rhodes as head of United Communications Corp.’s CBS-Fox affiliate in Mankato, Minn.
Meredith promotes him from general sales manager at its Fox affiliate to succeed Todd Brown.
The veteran station manager and former GM of WIVB-WNLO Buffalo, N.Y., is tapped to head up Meredith’s NBC affiliate in Nashville.
Prior to his stint leading Gray’s NBC-CBS affiliate in Fargo, he was GM at stations in Michigan, Idaho and Georgia as well as a station manager in Pennsylvania.
The former Raycom Media executive will succeed Hank Price at Hearst’s NBC affiliate in Alabama.