Tuesday, April 29, 2008

KHBS/KHOG-TV Names Sales Manager

John McCormick has been named General Sales Manager at KHBS/KHOG-TV, the Hearst-Argyle Television station in the Fort Smith/Fayetteville, AR market.

McCormick comes to 40/29 News, an ABC affiliate, from KSTP-TV in Minneapolis, MN, where he has served as General Sales Manager since 2003. With 25 years of experience in the broadcast industry, his previous sales management experience includes GSM positions at KMGH-TV in Denver, KOB-TV and KASA-TV in Albuquerque and WYSM in Lansing, Michigan.

“John’s extensive television sales management experience, in strong and highly competitive markets, will be a great asset to our team and advertisers. As we continue to build strong relationships with advertisers in one of the fastest growing markets in the country, John’s knowledge will benefit the entire market,” said Jim Prestwood, KHBS/KHOG-TV President/General Manager.

9 Comments:

At 9:26 AM, April 30, 2008, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Why would a guy leave Minneapolis to join 40/29?

 
At 9:34 AM, April 30, 2008, Anonymous Anonymous said...

I was asking the same thing.

 
At 2:17 PM, April 30, 2008, Anonymous Anonymous said...

It's because he doesn't have a third leg like the chicken does.

 
At 5:56 PM, April 30, 2008, Anonymous Anonymous said...

He should have hired a trucker... or maybe a chew spittin' Nascar driver... or Frank Broyles.

 
At 5:53 PM, May 01, 2008, Anonymous Anonymous said...

I bet he doesn't listen to Hank.

 
At 9:01 PM, May 01, 2008, Anonymous Anonymous said...

How many is this? They have had a lot of changes there.

 
At 9:40 PM, May 01, 2008, Anonymous Anonymous said...

ood luck John. KFSM owns the River Valley and KNWA has NWA. I hope you like riding the fence with your company.

 
At 9:57 PM, May 01, 2008, Anonymous Anonymous said...

who cares?

 
At 10:04 PM, May 04, 2008, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Cause Minneapolis is a bummer! Cold and the people are BORING!!!!!

 

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