Block Communications promotes Koenig from station manager to succeed the retiring Ricky Joseph.
The station group will use Comscore local television ratings and Advanced Automotive data at its television stations in Louisville, Ky.; Decatur, Ill.; and Lima, Ohio.
Block Communications, owner and operator of TV stations in Kentucky, Illinois, and Ohio, has broadened their relationship with TownNews, which has provided video and OTT services to BCI-owned WDRB Louisville, Ky., since January. Two additional properties — WAND Decatur, Ill. (DMA 82), and WLIO Lima, Ohio (DMA 190), — will launch on BLOX CMS, Field59 […]
In addition to leading digital sales efforts for Block Communications’ Louisville, Ky., Fox affiliate, she will also oversee digital sales at Block’s WAND Decatur, Ill., and WLIO-WOHL Lima, Ohio.
NBC affiliate WAND Champaign-Springfield-Decatur, Ill. (DMA 84), has promoted Marianne Manko from interim to permanent anchor. According to Tai Takahashi, WAND news director, “Marianne will continue to co-anchor the 6 and 10 p.m. newscasts with Sean Streaty. She has done a great job as interim anchor here and has proven herself to be a tremendous […]
Clay Koenig, general sales manager of the Block Communications’ NBC affiliate, becomes VP-director of sales.
Block Communications is moving the GM of its Boise Fox affiliate to lead its NBC affil in Illinois.