DMA 141

Bruce Cummings Heads KBMT Beaumont

The former GM of KULR Billings, Mont., takes over the VP-GM slot at London Broadcasting’s ABC affiliate that includes NBC and MNT feeds on subchannels.

London Broadcasting Co. on Thursday announced Bruce Cummings is the new VP-general manager of its ABC affiliate KBMT Beaumont-Port Arthur, Texas (DMA 141). The station also broadcasts NBC and MNT programming on subchannels 12.2 and 12.3, respectively.

Cummings succeeds Dan Robbins who moved to London’s KIII Corpus Christi, Texas. 

Cummings is a 30-year media veteran who most recently was GM of KULR Billings, Mont. Throughout his career he has served on the boards of many organizations, including the Montana Broadcasters Association and the Ronald McDonald House.

Philip H. Hurley, London Broadcasting’s executive vice president and chief operating officer, said: “We feel very fortunate to have someone with his high level of experience join our company as we continue to develop our business plan exclusively with Texas as our footprint. Bruce’s outstanding reputation and character only adds to our company’s track record of excellence in Southeast Texas and KBMT-TV.”

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joanne gauvin says:

March 2, 2012 at 12:18 pm

Bruce is a true class act. congrats