The Director of Sales for politically influential WMUR-9 in Manchester, N.H., has been promoted to the newly created role of Director of Political Advertising for all of Hearst Television's locally owned and operated stations.
The newest member of the vCreative team will be charged with building and leading the Sales and Marketing team, as well as overseeing the Client Services team.
The person joining Telestream was most recently Regional Director of Sales for Media & Entertainment at Tavant. Before that, she was at IBM Watson Media. Her resume also includes stops at Comcast Technology Solutions, where she held positions as Global Client Director, and Director of VOD Sales; and at Scripps Networks Interactive.
There are two new VPs of Audio Network Sales at Entravision. One is a former Account Executive at Emmis Communications; the other has spent the past three years as VP/Network Sales at Spanish Broadcasting System (SBS).
For 26 years, Jorge Carballo has been an ubiquitous presence at NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises' flagship WSCV-51 in Miami. Now, Carballo is taking an expanded role that will have him oversee the NBC O&O, WTVJ-6. Why? The current leader is ready to retire.
The promotion is the latest career advancement for a woman focused on building growth initiatives across Scripps' over-the-air and over-the-top television and digital audio portfolio -- including millennial-focused news network Newsy, podcast industry leader Stitcher, and Triton.
When it came time for MLC Media to select an individual who could spearhead new business partnerships and lead its affiliate strategy division from an office in New York, it turned to a 20-year broadcast media veteran who spent nearly 22 years at ESPN until his September departure from its streamlined ESPN Deportes venture.
For the last two years, Alex Luke has served as Director of Global Programming & Content strategy for Amazon Music. Now, Luke is leaving Amazon -- and taking a plum gig at a digital media operator intent on continuing its legacy as a radio industry disruptor: Pandora.
The recipient of the 2020 Lifetime Achievement Award at the Broadcasters Foundation of America’s Golden Mike Award dinner is the founder and chairman of the radio broadcasting company bearing his surname.
The Asst. Program Director, Music Director and midday host of Alpha Media flagship Top 40 KBFF-FM "Live 95.5" in Portland has been selected as the 2019 MIW Group-Nielsen Music Programming Mentee.
The Executive News Director for the TEGNA-owned ABC affiliate serving the Tidewater region of Virginia has been promoted to President/GM. He's been at WVEC-TV since 2003, when he joined as a senior producer for the evening newscasts.
The VP and Executive Producer of Original Content at ESPN+ is the newest member of the New York Festivals' TV & Film Awards Advisory Board.
The Radio Television Digital News Association has turned to its Chair-Elect, Region 13 Director and Ethics Committee Chair to serve as Chair of its board of directors. Professionally, this individual is the News Director of South Florida's NPR Member Station, WLRN-FM in Miami.
The Broadcasters Foundation of America has revealed the recipient of its 2020 Golden Mike Award. It's the President/CEO of the television broadcasting company formerly known as Gannett.
A 23-year Katz Television Group veteran who has worked in several different roles, including those of SVP/Director of Sales, Sales Manager and AE has been selected as its next EVP/Director of Sales for the Midwest region.