The former local sales manager returns from working for the Cleveland Browns to head sales for the Gannett Cleveland NBC affiliate.
Gannett promotes her from VP-station manager at the Cleveland NBC affiliate. She succeeds Brooke Spectorsky who will continue in his role as a SVPfor Gannett Broadcasting, managing all syndicated programming efforts for the combined Gannett/Belo television group. Spectorsky also oversees three additional Gannett television station markets.
The Excellence in Local Media Marketing Solutions Award recognizes television stations and advertisers for outstanding collaborative multiplatform marketing campaigns.
NBC’s Cleveland affiliate, Gannett-owned WKYC, pulled three of the network’s Thursday shows, replacing them with a two-hour Matlock episode from 1992. A move to make more advertising dollars for the station with an old piece of programming? Or a sincere attempt to honor Andy Griffith after he was left out of the in-memoriam segment at the 85th Academy Awards?
The Gannett-owned NBC affiliate in Cleveland is being sued by Arbitron, which claims the station used data attributed to Aribitron that was not produced by the ratings company. The station does not subscribe to Arbitron radio information, but quotes “Arbitron information” in an ad campaign with webcaster Pandora.
The Cleveland NBC station’s current managing editor takes over next month from Virgil Dominic.
“We are pleased to announce that John Anderson, who spent seven years here at Channel 3, will be leaving Philadelphia and coming home to Northeast Ohio,” said Brooke Spectorsky, president-GM of Gannett NBC affiliate WKYC Cleveland (DMA 18). Anderson and his wife Kristin were the first husband and wife team to anchor a local morning […]
Gannett-owned NBC affiliate WKYC TV Cleveland (DMA 18) said today that on Monday, Aug. 1,3 the station will launch its new show Live On Lakeside. Hosted by Hollie Strano and Michael Cardamone, the new program will be a mix of news, weather, entertainment, lifestyle and what it called “advertiser-friendly segments.” Airing from 11a.m. to 12:30 […]
WKYC Cleveland, KXTV Sacramento and WLTX Columbia, S.C., are the latest addition’s to Rentrak’s StationView Essentials ratings service.
Former anchor, news director and GM to lead the Gannett Cleveland NBC affil’s news efforts following the departure of Rita Andolsen.
The news director of Gannett’s NBC affiliate in Cleveland to become director of advocacy and community initiatives.
Anchor Kris Pickel will be joining Gannett-owned NBC affiliate WKYC Cleveland (DMA 18) in early April to co-anchor the 6 and 11 p.. newscasts with Russ Mitchell. Currently the weekend 5 and 10 p.m. anchor at KOVR Sacramento, Calif., Pickel is the recipient of several broadcast journalism awards including an Edward R. Murrow, Associated Press […]