E.W. Scripps chooses the former GM of WATE Knoxville, Tenn., to head its ABC affiliate in Colorado.
Dean Littleton Named KMGH Denver GM
Dean Littleton, a strategic leader and television executive, is returning to Denver to be VP-GM of E.W. Scripps-owned ABC affiliate KMGH Denver (DMA 17), effective March 27.
Littleton, 47, has a record of building station performance both in sales revenue and local news ratings. He spent the past eight years in Knoxville, Tenn., most recently as general manager of WATE.
He served as vice president and general sales manager at WVLT Knoxville from 2008 to 2013.
Littleton has experience in the Denver market, having previously worked as general sales manager at KUSA-KTVD.
Littleton attended the University of Tennessee, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in broadcast management. He has served on the board of the Tennessee Association of Broadcasters.