Springfield-Holyoke, Massachusetts Nexstar Media Group, Inc. seeks an experienced television professional to serve as Vice President & General Manager of WWLP-TV, its NBC and CW affiliations and all local digital, mobile and social assets associated with wwlp.com in Springfield, Massachusetts (DMA #116).
Nestled along the Connecticut River in beautiful western Massachusetts, Springfield is the 4th largest city in New England and home to leading companies in finance, insurance and health care, as well as Springfield College and the nearby University of Massachusetts and Amherst College. Springfield is conveniently situated between Albany, NY, Hartford, CT and Boston, MA and its residents enjoy an attractive cost of living in a community rich in history, culture and recreation.
This is a unique and rare opportunity for oversight of the leading broadcast/digital news and entertainment stations in the market. The ideal candidate will be a professional, results-driven advocate of local broadcasting with proven success in leading television and digital revenue growth while increasing ratings and brand awareness.
Nexstar seeks an individual with the drive and creativity to build upon the successful history of WWLP and who brings strong leadership skills to promote teamwork throughout the operation. The best candidate will have the ability to engage local community leaders and develop long-term relationships with key station clients.
If you are interested in joining one of America’s leading broadcast companies and making an impact, you are encouraged to apply online at www.nexstar.tv.
About Nexstar Media Group, Inc.
Nexstar Media Group is a leading diversified media company that leverages localism to bring new services and value to consumers and advertisers through its traditional media, digital and mobile media platforms. Nexstar owns, operates, programs or provides sales and other services to 170 television stations and related digital multicast signals reaching 100 markets or nearly 39% of all U.S. television households. Nexstar’s portfolio includes primary affiliates of NBC, CBS, ABC, FOX, MyNetworkTV and The CW. Nexstar’s community portal websites offer additional hyper-local content and verticals for consumers and advertisers, allowing audiences to choose where, when and how they access content while creating new revenue opportunities. For more information please visit www.nexstar.tv.
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