DMA 32: KANSAS CITY, MO

Charlie Henrich Jr. New KCTV-KSMO VP-GM

He succeeds the retiring Chuck Poduska as head of Meredith’s CBS-MNT duopoly in Kansas City, Mo., beginning April 1.

DMA 32: KANSAS CITY, MO

Chuck Poduska To Retire As KCTV-KSMO GM

He’s stepping down as head of the CBS-MNT duopoly in Kansas City after a career spanning 38 with Meredith.

DMA 31 (KANSAS CITY)

Mike Cukyne Tapped As KCTV-KSMO VP-GM

Meredith adds leadership of its CBS-MNT duopoly in Kansas City to the portfolio of the group’s SVP of digital media.

DMAS 31 & 40

Meredith Names New GMs In KC, Las Vegas

Darrin McDonald moves from KVUU Las Vegas to head KCTV-KSMO Kansas City and is succeeded by KVVU general sales manager, Todd Brown.

DMAS 4 & 31

Bounce TV Adds Philly, Kansas City

The new broadcast network targeted to African Americans has signed up Lenfest’s WMCN Philadelphia and Meredith’s KSMO Kansas City in advance of its Sept. 26 launch.

DMA 31

KSMO: Going Back To Its Grassroots

Meredith’s MNT affiliate in Kansas City has ramped up its local programming with a lineup heavy on area sports, film show CinemaKC as well as Que Pasa, KC, the only English-language show aimed at the area’s Hispanic community. There’s also a weekly show filmed at the Kansas City Zoo.

 

DMA 31

KSMO To Carry High School Football Games