Nexstar moves the veteran television and marketing executive from Lansing, Mich., to lead its Fox affiliate in Sacramento, Calif.
Nexstar chooses the former NBC television and marketing executive to lead its Lansing, Mich., CBS affiliate’s TV and digital operations.
NBC has fired longtime affiliate marketing chief Scot Chastain following an internal investigation into alleged misconduct by the executive. “A thorough internal review was conducted,” a spokesperson for the network’s corporate parent, NBCUniversal, said, but offered no details of the alleged misconduct. “Scot Chastain is no longer with the company.”
In addition, it promotes Rhonda Brockmann and Scot Chastain to EVPs in the department..
Scot Chastain, SVP, affiliate marketing and development at NBC Television Network, has been elected co-chairman of the PromaxBDA board of directors alongside Joe Earley, COO of the Fox Broadcasting Co.
With the opening today of PromaxBDA’s first Station Summit, both sides of the syndication coin will be looking for ways to improve the symbiotic relationship that builds viewers for stations and revenue for syndicators. And with the improving economy, the outlook is brighter than it has been in years.