Jim Bohannon

NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame To Induct Bohannon

Jim Bohannon, who hosts a nationally syndicated eponymous talk show distributed to radio stations by Cumulus Media-owned Westwood One, has been selected as the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame 2022 radio inductee.

Crossman Is Good Karma’s Choice to Lead Cleveland

Recently, Good Karma Brands promoted Sam Pines to a corporate-level role of SVP. This left the top leadership spot open in Cleveland, where it operates the market's ESPN Radio affiliate. Pines' successor in the market has now been named.

New GM, GSM Arrive in Jackson for Hearst

He's been the General Sales Manager of Hearst Television's ABC affiliate in Jackson, Miss., since 2017. Now, he is the station's President/GM. And, his successor as GSM has been named.

Scripps Networks Selects A Head for Bounce

Taking the spot within the Scripps Networks arm is an individual who has held various roles at the network since it was launched in 2011 as the first offering from Katz Networks.
Mary Lou Gunn

A San Joaquin Valley Broadcast Media Leader Dies

Media and marketing leaders from across Central California are paying tribute to Mary Lou Gunn, who died on November 24 after a brief illness. Gunn is widely known and respected for her roles at radio stations in Bakersfield and in Fresno, where she ran Lotus Communications' radio properties.
Steve Mandala

Ex-Univision Sales Leader Resurfaces at Estrella Media

With the transition in power from Vince Sadusky to Wade Davis at Univision Communications in January 2021, Steve Mandala exited the multimedia company devoted to serving U.S. Hispanic consumers. Now, he's resurfaced at one of the fastest growing competitors to Univision.
Marcus Lamb

Daystar Founder Succumbs To COVID-19

He was a husband, a father, and a "Poppy." And, he was the founder and President of the Daystar Television Network. Marcus Lamb has passed away at the age of 64. The cause of death: COVID-19.
Ingrid Ciprian-Matthews

Meet CBS News’ New Newsgathering Head, Upped From D.C. Post

An Executive VP for Newsgathering at CBS News has been selected, and it is a woman who will have editorial oversight for network newsgathering worldwide, including all domestic and international bureaus.

A New Nexstar Leader in Georgia’s Coastal Empire

With Marc Hefner's recent rise to the VP/GM role at The CW Network affiliate in Dallas, Nexstar Media Group needed to fill Hefner's chair in Savannah, Ga. It just did, turning to a 30-year veteran who has been in Columbus, Ga., for the past nine years.

LPTV Player Intrigue TV Names Ops. Head

He's known for his former role as SVP/Media Systems and IT Development for STARZ Entertainment LLC. Now, he's taking the newly created role of VP of Operations at the owner of 11 low-powered stations and two program networks, one bearing the name of the entire operation.

From Videographer To Top Boss For Cook

The new VP/GM of Nexstar Media Group's Lafayette, La., operations has been named. It is an individual who is "extremely familiar" with the market and the broadcast TV company's CBS affiliate in the market. He started as a videographer at the station's news department in 1997, and spent 17 years there.

Spears, Parenti Now LABF Board Members

The President and Publisher of Streamline Publishing's Radio Ink and Radio + Television Business Report and the VP of Licensing and Industry Relations at BMI have been elected to the Board of Directors of the Library of American Broadcasting Foundation (LABF).

Eric Luskin to Retire As APT Syndication VP; Successor Named

American Public Television (APT), the syndicator of content to U.S. public TV stations nationwide, is preparing for leadership changes in its Exchange, Syndication and Premium Service programming divisions. The changes are prompted by the retirement of its Vice President of Syndication & Premium Service, and are effective December 17.
Rosalie Trombley

A Legendary Radio Figure In Canada, U.S., Loses Alzheimer’s Battle

Former listeners of "The Big 8," CKLW in Windsor/Detroit, and radio industry veterans from across North America are pausing to pay tribute to Rosalie Tromblay. The former station Music Director died Tuesday of complications from Alzheimer's Disease at the age of 82.

EarthxTV Bulks Up Leadership with Discovery, TLC Execs

A TV channel solely devoted to environmental content has hired a new leadership team composed of industry veterans from Discovery, RIDE TV, Animal Planet, and TLC. The stated mission: to turn EarthxTV into "a globally recognized entertainment network catering to audiences increasingly attuned to issues affecting our planet."
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