Jim Hess Named WISH-WNDY Local Sales Manager
Media General has named Jim Hess local sales manager of its WISH (CBS) and WNDY (MNT) Indianapolis (DMA 27).
Effective Monday, Jan. 19, Hess will spearhead local sales efforts for the two stations, WISHTV.com and LIN Digital’s products and marketing solutions that are sold to local clients.
Hess has spent the last 10 years as director of sales for Telemundo National Sales in both Dallas and Atlanta.
Beginning his career as an account executive with Blair Television in Houston, he worked his way up through the company until eventually being appointed VP-sales manager of Blair Television in Saint Louis.
Hess has also served in sales roles with KPRC and KHTV, both Houston.