MARKET SHARE | DMA 54: RICHMOND, VA

Richmond Stations Join For ‘Together’ Statement

WTVR, WRIC, WWBT and WRLH decided to join together to send one message to Richmond, Va., viewers. The campaign features the main on-air talent from each station in every spot airing on all four stations. The campaign also showcases each station’s logos and news vans in every spot. “This was a true top-to-bottom team effort. It was a pleasure to work so closely with the creatives in this market, and I am extremely pleased with the results,” said Erik Candiani, WWBT’s marketing director.

DMA 56: RICHMOND, VA

Jennifer Hansen Named GM Of WRLH Richmond

The former Disney exec is chosen to lead Sinclair’s Fox-MNT affiliate in Virginia’s capital.

DMA 57 (RICHMOND, VA)

Sinclair Names Tim Perry WRLH GM

The Baltimore based-station group recruits Perry from KOIN Portland, Ore, where he has been the GM since 2008.

DMA 57

Richmond Antenna May Be Repaired By Oct.

The long-running saga of the damaged broadcast antenna used by three Richmond television stations could be drawing to a close. “Repairs are expected to be done in October,” says Victoria Regan, general manager of WRIC. Also affected are WRLH and WCVW.