Scripps promotes him from sales director to lead the NBC affiliate, succeeding Evan Pappas.
UPDATE: KOAA’s Town Hall On School Safety
KOAA Hosts Town Hall Meeting On School Threats
KOAA Colorado Springs Earns 2 Murrow Awards
KOAA Leads Colorado Springs Social Media
KOAA, the NBC affiliate in Colorado Springs owned by Cordillera Communications, leads the market by a nose — less than 40,000 social media actions as its nearest competitor — in the past six months according to data from audience insight firm Shareablee.
KOAA Adds Amber Oppeau As Local Sales Manager
Cordillera Communications-owned KOAA has named Amber Oppeau local sales manager. The move is effective August 8. Oppeau joins the Colorado Springs, Colo., station from Perkin Media’s KSPR in Springfield, Mo., where she led the sales team as national and regional sales manager. She also served as senior AE at Schurz Communications KYTV. “The character, energy […]
He is succeeded at the company’s KOAA Colorado Springs by Ross White who becomes the station’s sales director.
Laura Foy To Head KOAA Special Projects
Cordillera Communications’ NBC affiliate KOAA Colorado Springs (DMA 89) has added Laura Foy as special projects director. In her new role, Foy will use her experience and KOAA’s market strength to create promotion opportunities in the community. Foy has more than 16 years of experience in interactive programming, television production and media development. Foy spent […]
KOAA Anchor Lisa Lyden Leaves After 33 Years
KOAA Cleans Up Broadcasting Awards In Colorado
Teen Files Defamation Suit Against KOAA
KOAA Morning Anchor Adam Atchison Leaving
Shellene Cockrell Joins KOAA Morning Team
NBC affiliate KOAA Colorado Springs (DMA 89) announced that Shellene Cockrell will join Adam Atchison on the anchor desk, weekday mornings, on News5 Today. Cockrell is a former reporter and anchor for KWGN in Denver and is the current long-time host and analyst of the Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge series on NBC. She […]
KOAA Anchor Jennifer Horbelt Leaving For WPSD
KOAA Names Kelly Duffy News Director
She is joining the Colorado Springs NBC affiliate on Dec. 2 from KSBW Monterey-Salinas, Calif.
No EAS Alert For Colo.’s Most Destructive Fire
Broadcasters and government officials say that the fact that TV stations did not air an alert during the recent Colorado wildfires exposes some flaws with the Emergency Alert System — a system that has recently come under scrutiny after a hacking incident and subpar national test results earlier this year.