A Fundraising Record For Broadcasters Foundation Golfers

One of the more leisurely activities during the 2019 NAB Show is the Philip J. Lombardo Charity Golf Tournament, in benefit of the Broadcasters Foundation of America. The annual event raises funds to help broadcast media colleagues in need, and this year hit a fundraising record.
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Sinclair Woos Walther For GM Role In Maine

The CBS affiliate serving Maine's biggest market, owned by Sinclair Broadcast Group, has selected its new GM. It's none other than the station's longtime sales leader.

Beasley Bets On Burton For Las Vegas Leadership

An individual who spent nine years as VP/GM for Entercom's former KSWD-FM "100.3 The Sound" in Los Angeles has just been handed the role of VP/Market Manager for Beasley Media Group's radio stations in Southern Nevada.

Dish Makes A Cognitiv Choice For Sling Slot

The former chief revenue officer of Cognitiv, a revenue functions for the platform which uses "Deep Learning" to build custom programmatic buying algorithms, has been selected to lead advertising strategy and revenue for DISH's Sling TV arm.

Gibber Grabs Sinclair’s GC Reins From Faber

There's a new top attorney at Sinclair Broadcast Group.That's because the TV station owner's General Counsel is stepping down to focus on his other duties in distribution and network relations, via a promotion he's getting.

Sachot Sashays In To Spark Broadpeak’s Business

A provider of content delivery network (CDN) and video streaming solutions for content providers and pay-TV operators worldwide has named Jean-Claude Sachot its new business development director.

Carver Returns To Townsquare For Panhandle Post

The former SVP of Sales for iHeartMedia's Greensboro and Winston-Salem, N.C., radio stations has returned to Townsquare Media to serve as its Market President and Chief Revenue Officer in Amarillo, Tex.

Telemundo Career Woman Rises On Rocky Road

A "proven leader in the media industry with over 18 years of progressive experience in Spanish-language broadcast, digital, and integrated sales and marketing" has just been named President/GM of the Telemundo O&O serving the Mile High City.

iHeart Zeroes In On Zukauckas For Cleveland Role

Jeff Zukauckas is taking the role of VP/Marketing, Brands and Promotion for iHeartMedia's Cleveland stations. Here are all of the details.

Suárez Soars To Steer Three Telemundo Markets

Since 2016, José Alberto Suárez has served as President/GM of NBCUniversal's Telemundo O&O in San Antonio, KVDA-60. Starting April 29, he'll be out of the Alamo City and ensconced in one of three chairs needed to successfully carry out his duties.

Richer’s Successor As ATSC President Revealed

In January, Advanced Television Systems Committee President Mark Richer announced that he plans to retire after leading the standards development organization for 20 of its 35 years. On Friday, his successor was named. She starts May 15.

A Broadcast Bump For Salem’s Cohen

The individual who in 2018 expanded Salem Media Group's digital sales program at the local level has just been elevated to the role of VP/Broadcast Digital.

Vilade Settles In To PREMION Post

TEGNA's "premium" CTV/OTT advertising platform for regional and local advertisers has a new head of sales and VP who is enjoying his first week on the job. His past experience includes roles as VP/National Ad Sales at CBS, and at Discovery, Hulu and NBCUniversal.

Kolbjornsen To Conduct Telemundo’s Responsible Acts

NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises has tapped a Wells Fargo veteran to lead its Corporate Affairs division and help create, implement and market the Spanish-language network's corporate social responsibility platform.

KNBC’s Top News Head Chosen To Lead San Diego Duo

A veteran of the news departments of KNBC-4 in Los Angeles and, before that, KIRO-7 in Seattle has been named President/GM of the NBC and Telemundo-affiliated O&Os in San Diego. He reports to Valeri Staab.

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