Katz TV Grows Its Partnerships & Development Team


New York-based television advertising sales company Katz Television Group is bring on three media executives that are joining its Partnerships and Development team.

The moves are effective immediately, with the trio of new hires each reporting to EVP Doug Pfaff.

  • Victoria Toth joins Katz as VP of Katz Partnerships and Development Group.
  • Neil Walsh and Michael Perinelli have both been promoted to Directors of Katz Partnerships and Development Group.

As part of the recently created business development division, the three will educate advertisers and agencies of all Katz assets, and drive video, investment and strategy discussions to build highly thought out and effective campaigns.

Toth joins Katz from Home Team Sports, a division of Fox Sports Media Group which represents all regional sports networks across the country. At HTS, Toth was an Account Director.

Prior to FOX Sports, Toth worked at Current TV as an Account Executive responsible for TV sales out of OMD, Zenith Media, Optimedia and ICON.

Walsh has been with Katz for five years, and has served as New York Sales Manager managing N.Y. sales for 39 Sinclair-owned television stations.

Perinelli was most recently working with Katz Eagle TV Sales in the Tampa, Indianapolis, Nashville, Salt Lake City, West Palm Beach and Charlotte markets, among others.

Leo MacCourtney, President of Katz Television Group, commented, “Expanding our Partnerships and Development team will increase our advocacy efforts to develop meaningful partnerships and prosperous new business for our station partners.”