Sinclair Names Cory Culleton VP-Associate Group Manager
Sinclair Broadcast Group today appointed Cory Culleton vice president/associate group manager with responsibility for the oversight of the Raleigh, N.C.; Pensacola, Fla./Mobile, Ala.; Tallahassee, Fla.; and Gainesville, Fla., markets. He will also continue in his role as vice president and general manager of WEAR-WFGX Pensacola and will continue to have oversight of providing services to WPMI-WJTC Mobile.
Culleton has held several executive leadership positions at Sinclair. Prior to being named VP-GM of Pensacola/Mobile last year, he was VP-GM with oversight of providing services to WGFL-WNBW-WYME Gainesville. Previous roles include VP-GM of WTGS Savannah, Ga., and WGXA Macon, Ga.; and general sales manager of WGFL-WNBW-WYME Gainesville.
In making the announcement, Rob Weisbord, Sinclair’s chief operating officer and president of broadcast, said: “With over 20 years of experience in television, digital strategies and advertising sales, Cory has a long history of success, and we are excited to have him expand his market oversight into Gainesville, Tallahassee and Raleigh.”
“It is a privilege to be expanding into the Florida teams in Gainesville and Tallahassee, and also Raleigh, N.C.,” Culleton said. “I am humbled and excited to be a part of the great things happening at this group of stations and I am honored to have this opportunity. I look forward to building relationships in all of these Sinclair stations and our local communities.”
Culleton holds a Bachelor of Science in communications from Liberty University.