Sinclair Broadcast Group Names Robert Croteau Vice President/General Manager of WRGB and WCWN in Albany, NY

Sinclair Broadcast Group Names Robert Croteau Vice President/General Manager of WRGB and WCWN in Albany, NY

 

Albany, NY – June 22, 2022 – Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) today announced Robert Croteau has been named Vice President/General Manager of WRGB/CBS6 and WCWN/CW15 in Albany, NY. Croteau was most recently Director of Sales at WRGB and WCWN. 

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COMET, CHARGE! and TBD Multicast Networks Secure Nationwide Affiliate Growth and Add New Series to Primetime and Late Night Schedules, Driving Strong Increases in Viewership

COMET, CHARGE! and TBD Multicast Networks Secure Nationwide Affiliate Growth and Add New Series to Primetime and Late Night Schedules, Driving Strong Increases in Viewership

 

Adding Over 13 Million New Households Through Upgrades and New Affiliations in the Top 50 DMAs, Including New York, Atlanta, Boston, Portland OR, Indianapolis,   

 and Las Vegas

 

543,000 total viewers watch the premier of Buffy The Vampire Slayer on COMET TV improving the time period by 108%

 

348,000 total viewers watch the premier of CSI: NY on CHARGE!

increasing the time period by 38%

 

Baltimore, MD- June 15, 2022 –Sinclair Broadcast Group’s free over-the-air, national, multicast television networks, COMET, CHARGE! and TBD today announced a wide range of network affiliate upgrades and new TV series additions, strengthening the networks heading into the 2022/23 television season.

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Sinclair Names Adam Ware Senior Vice President, Growth Networks Group

Sinclair Names Adam Ware Senior Vice President, Growth Networks Group

 

Baltimore, MD – June 15, 2022 – Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ: SBGI) announced Adam Ware has been elevated to SVP, Growth Networks Group, and will continue to oversee the company’s national multicast  networks, COMET, CHARGE! and TBD, as well as digital and OTT streaming platform STIRR. Ware was previously Vice President and General Manager of the group. The announcement was made by Scott Ehrlich, Sinclair’s Chief Innovation Officer.

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Major Broadcasters Launch NextGen TV On Five Local Television Stations In Greenville, SC

NEWS Release

 

MAJOR BROADCASTERS LAUNCH NEXTGEN TV ON FIVE LOCAL TELEVISION STATIONS IN GREENVILLE, SC

                  

WLOS, WSPA-TV, WHNS, WYFF, and WMYA-TV Begin Broadcasting with New Technology

 

Greenville, SC – June 2, 2022 – The leading television stations serving the Greenville-Spartanburg-Asheville-Anderson market today began broadcasting with NextGen TV, a revolutionary new digital broadcast technology. Today’s launch includes WLOS (ABC), WSPA-TV (CBS), WHNS (FOX), WYFF (NBC) and WMYA-TV (MyNet).


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Sinclair Broadcast Group and Feeding America® Launch Sinclair Cares: Summer Hunger Relief

Sinclair Broadcast Group and Feeding America® Launch Sinclair Cares: Summer Hunger Relief

 

Partnership to Help Provide Meals to Children This Summer When School is Not in Session

 

Baltimore, MD and Chicago, IL – June 1, 2022 – Almost 22 million children rely on schools for their meals. But those meals can stop during the summer when school is not in session, often for up to 90 days, leaving kids across the U.S. at risk of hunger.  

 

Sinclair Broadcast Group today announced the company will partner with Feeding America® to launch Sinclair Cares: Summer Hunger Relief, a fundraising campaign to help provide meals to children and families across the U.S., with a goal of helping to donate a million meals this summer. The campaign will run throughout the month of June.

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Sinclair Broadcast Group Wins 22 RTDNA Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards 

Sinclair Broadcast Group Wins 22 RTDNA Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards 

 

13 of the Company’s Newsrooms Received the Award, Presented Annually for Outstanding Journalism WGME/Portland, ME Wins Overall Excellence

Baltimore, MD – May 31, 2022 –Sinclair Broadcast Group (Nasdaq: SBGI) is proud to announce that 13 of its newsrooms have been honored with the prestigious RTDNA Regional Edward R. Murrow Award for Outstanding Journalism. In total, these stations brought home a collective 22 awards, a testament to the company’s commitment to providing the best in local journalism.

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Sinclair Broadcast Group Wins Four Telly Awards

Sinclair Broadcast Group Wins Four Telly Awards  

 

Sinclair Wins Gold Award in the Motion Graphics/Design Category for Sinclair Sports Group Sizzle Reel

 

Baltimore, MD – May 25, 2022 – Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ: SBGI) is pleased to announce it was honored with a total of four Telly Awards, including top honors in the Motion Graphics/Design category. The Telly Awards are a global competition honoring excellence in video and television content across all screens.

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Diamond Sports Group Names Michael Schneider Chief Operating Officer and General Manager of Bally Sports Direct-to-Consumer Business

Diamond Sports Group Names Michael Schneider Chief Operating Officer and General Manager of Bally Sports Direct-to-Consumer Business

 

Baltimore, MD – May 23, 2022 – Diamond Sports Group (“Diamond”), a subsidiary of Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ: SBGI), today announced Michael Schneider has been named Chief Operating Officer and General Manager of Bally Sports+, its new direct-to-consumer (DTC) sports division.

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