The SVP of Distribution and Government Affairs for Hearst Television has been named to the NAB Television Board of Directors.
The appointment of Nick Radziul was made by Television Board Chair Perry Sook in accordance with NAB by-laws. The appointment is effective immediately.
Radziul joined Hearst in 2016 and is responsible for the broadcaster’s distribution rights agreements with all programming and distribution partners, including national program networks, multichannel video programming distributors, and television and digital syndication partners. He also serves on the Board of Governors of the ABC Television Affiliates Association.
Before joining Hearst, Radziul was VP/Strategic Transactions for CBS Corporation and served previously as Senior Counsel/Programming at Cablevision. He has also served as an associate at Davis & Gilbert LLP, focusing on media, advertising, corporate and entertainment clients, as well as an associate at Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP.
Radziul assumes the Board seat of Patrick McCreery, President of Meredith Corporation’s Local Media Group, which was recently acquired by Gray Television.