Sinclair Broadcast Group Names Hilary Walker Vice President/General Manager of WGFL and WNBW in Gainesville, FL and WTGS in Savannah, GA
GAINESVILLE, Fla. –
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) today announced Hilary Walker has been named Vice President/General Manager of WTGS (FOX) in Savannah, GA, with oversight of providing services to WGFL (CBS) and WNBW (NBC) in Gainesville, FL. Walker was most recently Local Sales Manager at WGFL and WNBW.
In making the announcement, Rob Weisbord, Sinclair’s Chief Operating Officer and President of Broadcast said, “Hilary has a history of success in the Gainesville market and deep roots within the community. We are excited to elevate her to lead the stations in Gainesville and add her expertise to Savannah.”
“Sinclair Broadcast Group continues to evolve in the media landscape, providing the best experience for its viewers and clients. I am honored to be a part of the team and couldn’t be more thrilled to lead the exceptional people in Gainesville and Savannah to build on their successes,” said Walker.
Prior to joining Sinclair Broadcast Group, Walker held sales roles at Cox Media and WOGX. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Florida.
About Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is a diversified media company and a leading provider of local sports and news. The Company owns and/or operates 21 regional sports network brands; owns, operates and/or provides services to 185 television stations in 86 markets, owns multiple national networks including Tennis Channel and Stadium; and has TV stations affiliated with all the major broadcast networks. Sinclair’s content is delivered via multiple platforms, including over-the-air, multi-channel video program distributors, and digital and streaming platforms NewsOn and STIRR. The Company regularly uses its website as a key source of Company information which can be accessed at www.sbgi.net.