LIN TV announced that Bart Catalane is leaving his CFO post to return to New York with an Internet company. Also, Greg Schmidt, LIN’s Exec. VP of Digital Media, is leaving to become CEO of Global Translation Inc., a company in which LIN is an investor.
Catalane is expected to depart on August 20th to become CFO of webloyalty.com. As LIN searches for his successor, the post will be handled by Vincent Sadusky, who was CFO prior to becoming CEO in 2006.
Schmidt is leaving LIN August 15th to head Global Translation, which makes Translate TV, a technology which translates English captioning into Spanish and reinserts it into video broadcasts in real time.