Sinclair Names Jennifer Hansen VP-GM In Birmingham

The station group moves her from Richmond, Va., to oversee WBMA-WABM and WTTO in Alabama.

Local News Close-Up: Birmingham Stations Make A Little Magic

Birmingham’s newsroom denizens remain hungry. It’s a competitive news battle, and an audience eager to tune in. “It’s a fun place to be in the television business,” said Susana Schuler, president-GM of WVTM. “The community is very interested in consuming a lot of local television.” Pictured: Gillian Brooks reporting for WBRC.

Seven Stations Launch NextGen TV In Birmingham

WABM, WDBB, WIAT, WBRC, WVTM, WTTO and WSES are now broadcasting with ATSC 3.0 technology.

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Sinclair Names Eric Land GM In Birmingham

The group brings in the former GM of WTLV-WJXX Jacksonville to run its ABC, CW and MNT stations in Alabama.