Former Allbritton Exec Named Group Manager for Sinclair
Sinclair Broadcasting has named a group manager for the Little Rock/Tulsa/Roanoke-Lynchburg, VA markets. The new owners of KATV/Channel 7/Little Rock has hired James Killen to oversee the operations in these markets and others to be determined. In a news release Killen had this to say:
“I am thrilled to join Sinclair as Group Managerfor these markets,” commented Mr. Killen. “It will be an exciting new chapter for me, continuingto work with some of the best run stations in the country, while having the luxury of utilizing all of the new tools that Sinclair offers. It is refreshing to join a company that sees the long term value of our industry and is willing to invest in our stations to make sure we continue to be market leaders.”
Killen was previously Vice President of Sales for Allbritton Communications.