Sinclair Broadcast Group Announces Consolidation of All Television Programming Functions, and Promotion and Publicity Reorganization
Contact: David Amy, EVP & COO
SINCLAIR BROADCAST GROUP ANNOUNCES CONSOLIDATION OF ALL TELEVISION PROGRAMMING FUNCTIONS, AND PROMOTION AND PUBLICITY REORGANIZATION
BALTIMORE (October 12, 2015) – The responsibilities and opportunities that Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (“Sinclair” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: SBGI) is experiencing through its growth, necessitates the need to make changes in its program and promotion strategies. The Company is pleased to announce that Arthur Hasson has been appointed to COO, Sinclair Programming. All programming functions will be transferred to Mr. Hasson effective immediately. The Company is pleased to also announce that M. William Butler has been appointed to Senior Vice President of Promotion and Corporate Marketing, effective immediately. He was most recently the Vice President of Programming and Promotion.