Lisa Moore Named KSBY San Luis Obispo Station Manager

Scripps promotes her from senior director of sales to help with day-to-day operations and lead sales at the California NBC affiliate.

Scripps Promotes 3 Local News Leaders To Station Managers

Station managers, a new role at Scripps, help with the station’s day-to-day operations and serve as department heads. The latest additions are Whitney Grover, KJRH Tulsa, Okla.; Autumn Jones, WFTX Fort Myers, Fla.; and Vicki Bradley, WTXL Tallahassee, Fla.

Scripps Eliminating More GM Jobs

An internal memo says it’s replacing GMs with station managers. “Station managers help with the station’s day-to-day operations and also serve as department heads. We have had success with this new position, and now we are expanding the station manager model to additional markets,” it said.

Ryan Scott Upped To Station Manager Of WGBA Green Bay

Scripps promotes him from news director to help with day-to-day operations of the NBC affiliate while continuing to lead news operations.

Laurie Asin Chosen As KIVI Boise Station Manager

She returns to the Scripps ABC affiliate from the general sales manager position at KNIN across town.

Michelle Robinson Harper And Shelly Hill Crawford To Lead WBTV Charlotte

Harper moves from WHBQ Memphis to lead Gray’s CBS affiliate in North Carolina, while Crawford is promoted to the new position of WBTV station manager.

Todd Bernstein Named WJLA Washington Station Manager

Sinclair Broadcast Group promoted Todd Bernstein to station manager of its ABC affiliate WJLA Washington and cable news channel WJLA-24/7.   Bernstein, who is currently the station’s director of sales, will continue reporting to Senior […]

Gray Up Michael Smith To WPCH Atlanta Station Manager

Gray Television today promoted Micheal Smith to the newly created position of station manager for Gray’s independent WPCH Atlanta (“PeachtreeTV”). For the past several years, he has been the marketing […]

Gray Promotes Patience Hettrick To Station Manager In Springfield, Mass.

Gray Television today promoted Patience Hettrick to station manager of WGGB (ABC) and WSHM-LD (CBS) in Springfield, Mass., effective immediately. Since March 2015, she has been news director of the […]

Joe Freni Upped To KSTW Seattle Station Manager

CBS News and Stations moves him up from vice president and director of sales and marketing to oversee the CW affiliate.

Ofelia Castiblanco Named WPIX Station Manager

Mission Broadcasting has promoted Ofelia Castiblanco to station manager and community affairs director of its newly acquired WPIX New York. This comes on the heels of Mission’s acquisition of the […]

DMA 174: QUINCY, IL

Sinclair Names Tige Jones KHQA Station Manager; Ups Rick Lipps To Oversee Market

Sinclair Broadcast Group has appointed Tige Jones station manager of its CBS affiliate KHQA Quincy, Ill. (DMA 174). In addition, Rick Lipps, currently general manager of Sinclair’s Champaign/Springfield/Decatur, Ill., properties, […]

DMA 27: NASHVILLE

WSMV Names Sales Director/Station Manager

Meredith gets Stephen Watt from KSHB Kansas City to fill the sales/management post at its NBC affiliate in Nashville.

DMA 5: DALLAS

Tegna Promotions In Dallas, Austin, San Antonio

The Dallas ABC affiliate’s current GM Brad Ramsey becomes Tegna senior vice president and Carolyn Mungo, executive news director is promoted to VP-station manager.

DMAS 12, 22 & 39

Meredith Makes Station Manager Promotions In Phoenix, Portland, Las Vegas

Meredith Corp. on Monday announced new station manager roles and responsibilities at its television stations in Phoenix; Portland, Ore.; and Las Vegas. They are: Blanca Esparza Pap is promoted to […]

DMA 9: BOSTON

Chris Wayland Named WBTS-WNEU-NECN Station Manager

NBCU today appointed Chris Wayland senior vice president and station manager of its Boston (DMA 9) properties: WBTS (NBC), WNEU (Telemundo) and cable channel NECN. He will oversee the sales, […]

DMA 10: ATLANTA

WGCL-WPCH Ups Jeff Holub To Station Manager

WGCL (CBS) and WPCH (independent), Meredith Corp.’s duopoly in Atlanta (DMA 10), on Wednesday promoted Jeff Holub to station manager, effective immediately. Holub most recently served as creative services director, […]

DMA 29: SAN DIEGO

Denise McManus Named KUSI Station Manager

Media executive Denise McManus has joined independent KUSI San Diego (DMA 29) as vice president and station manager. McManus has extensive executive broadcast experience in multiple television markets with expertise […]

DMA 5

CBS Names Parquet-Taylor Dallas Station Manager

Andrea Parquet-Taylor on Monday was promoted to vice president and station manager of CBS-owned KTVT (CBS) and KTXA (independent) in Dallas-Fort Worth (DMA 5). The announcement was made today by […]

DMA 90 & 170

McKernan, Huff Promoted At Quincy Media

Jim McKernan, GM of KWWL Cedar Rapids, Iowa, adds oversight of the group’s Quincy, Ill., TV and radio stations, while KWWL’s general sales manager, John Huff, becomes station manager.

DMA 15: MINNEAPOLIS

Sinclair Ups Burke To WUCW Station Manager

Tom Burke is promoted from senior account executive at the Minneapolis CW affiliate.

DMA 48 (JACKSONVILLE, FL)

WTLV-WJXX Names Lancaster Station Mgr.

Gannett brings in Bill Lancaster from WFMY Greensboro, N.C., to head sales at its Jacksonville, Fla., NBC-ABC duopoly.

DMA 28 (SAN DIEGO)

KGTV Ups ND Joel Davis To Station Mgr.

The promotion is effective Oct. 13 and comes after serving as head of news at the San Diego ABC affiliate since 2009.

DMA 13 (SEATTLE)

KING Ups Rose To Station Mgr., Xydis To Sales Dir.

Gannett NBC affiliate KING Seattle (DMA 13) has promoted Jim Rose to VP-station manager.  The promotion takes place in a restructure of leadership that includes the promotion of Jason Xydis […]

DMA 19 (CLEVELAND, OH)

Micki Byrnes New WKYC VP-Station Manager

DMA 28 (SAN DIEGO)

Scott Heath Named KSWB Station Manager

Tribune Broadcasting today named Scott Heath VP-station manager of its Fox affiliate KSWB San Diego (DMA 28), effective immediately.  Heath will be responsible for all day-to-day operations of the station […]

DMA 146 (ANCHORAGE, AK)

Dave German Named KTBY Station Manager

The former exec from WJCL-WTGS Savannah, Ga., will head Coastal Television Broadcasting’s Anchorage operations.

DMA 1 (NEW YORK)

Fox Makes Exec Moves At WWOR, WNYW

Dianne Doctor is named VP and station manager of WWOR and is succeeded as news director of WNYW by Byron Harmon.

DMA 134 (WAUSAU-RHINELANDER, WI)

WAOW-WYOW Station Mgr. Harris Leaving

John Harris is leaving WAOW-WYOW after two years as station manager for the Quincy Broadcasting duopoly in Wausau, Wis.