DMAS 50 & 176

Nexstar Names Denk GM In Memphis, Jackson

The station group promotes Joseph Denk from head of its Green Bay, Wis., and Marquette, Mich., operations to lead WATN-WLMT and WJKT and the stations’ digital properties.

DMA 49

Nexstar Opening New Memphis Facility

The station group plans to open a 27,000-square-foot broadcasting and news facility on June 1, which will broadcast WPTY-WLMT Memphis and WJKT Jackson, Tenn., in high definition.

DMAS 49 & 176

Nexstar Names Creative Services Dir. In Tenn.

Kevin Kirkaldie will lead communications and community involvement initiatives for WPTY-WLMT Memphis and WJKT Jackson.

DMAS 49 & 176

Nexstar Names ND For Memphis-Jackson

Lisa Lovell-Ayres, the acting ND at WPTY-WLMT Memphis and WJKT Jackson, is promoted to oversee news operations for the stations and their digital operations.

DMAS 49 & 176

Nexstar Names Sales Dir. In Memphis-Jackson

Mark Arminio to lead sales efforts for Nexstar’s WPTY (ABC), WLMT (CW) and WJKT (Fox) and the stations’ associated digital services.

DMAS 49 & 176

Nexstar Names Ardyth Diercks Tenn. GM

The broadcast industry veteran to lead WPTY-WLMT Memphis and WJKT Jackson’s television and associated e-media and digital operations.