He began his broadcast career in radio before spending 21 years at the Hearst NBC affiliate in Cincinnati.
Hugh Hardage has been named sales manager of American Spirit Media’s Fox affiliate WSFX Wilmington, N.C. (DMA 129), effective June 17. Hardage is a Jacksonville, Fla., native and a University of Texas Arlington graduate, with a broadcast career spanning more than 31 years. He joins WSFX from the KCBD Lubbock Texas, where he was the […]
Television veteran Lon Rudolph joins Weigel Broadcasting’s CBS affiliate WDJT Milwaukee (DMA 36) as sales manager. He joins from WTMJ Milwaukee where he spent 25 years on the sales team, most recently as national sales manager. Rudolph will take over sales manager duties from Jenny Maroney, who has been named the station’s director of sales. […]
The Scripps CBS affiliate adds the top management post to his previous duties as sales director.
After more than 40 years at Scripps-owned WTMJ Milwaukee (DMA 35), Mark LeGrand, the NBC affiliate’s director of sales is retiring, effective Feb. 3, 2017. During his career, the station said, LeGrand developed and maintained relationships with advertisers and grew a dedicated sales staff to serve the needs of local businesses. “If you talk to […]
Manship Family-owned ABC affiliate WBRZ Baton Rouge, La. (DMA 93), has named Dana McLin as sales manager. She has more than 15 years of broadcast sales experience in Baton Rouge as an account executive. “With the New Year, I am delighted to bring Dana’s experience and energy to the next level as a manager,” said […]
He joins the Wilmington, N.C., Fox affiliate from WBRE Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, Pa.
The former sales manager of KOAA Colorado Springs is tapped to head sales at the Providence, R.I., ABC affil.
The Dispatch Broadcasting Columbus, Ohio, CBS affil promotes veteran employee and local sales manager to the new position.
Walter Augustin has been named national sales manager Fox’s duopoly WNYW (Fox)-WWOR (CW) New York (DMA 1). Augustin has been the VP-regional sales manager for Fox Station Sales in Chicago since 2011. Prior to that, he was the national sales manager for WFLD-WPWR Chicago. Augustin’s first day at WNYW/WWOR will be March 19th. Jim Sweeney, the […]
WRAZ Raleigh-Durham, N.C., VP-GM Tommy Schenck announced that effective immediately, Matt Donegan, national sales manager, will assume duties as general sales manager of the Capitol Broadcasting Fox affiliate, succeeding Evelyn Booker who will retire on March 31 after a 31-year career with Capitol. In addition, Niel Sollod, formally local sales manager, has been named director of local and new media sales.