Contact: David Amy, EVP & Chief Financial Officer
Lucy Rutishauser, VP Corporate Finance & Treasurer
SINCLAIR RE-ELECTS BOARD, RATIFIES AND APPROVES OTHER PROPOSALS
BALTIMORE (May 10, 2007) - Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:
SBGI) announced today that its shareholders re-elected its eight Directors
at the Company's Annual Shareholders' meeting held today. The re-elected
Directors are: Mr. David D. Smith, Chairman of the Board, CEO and President
of Sinclair; Mr. Frederick G. Smith, Vice President of Sinclair; Mr. J.
Duncan Smith, Vice President and Secretary of Sinclair; Mr. Robert E.
Smith, Director; Mr. Basil A. Thomas, of Counsel to the law firm of Thomas & Libowitz P.A. and a retired Associate Judge of the Supreme Bench of
Baltimore City; Mr. Lawrence E. McCanna, Managing Director of the
accounting firm of Gross, Mendelsohn & Associates P.A.; Mr. Daniel C.
Keith, Founder and President of the Cavanaugh Group, Inc.; and Mr. Martin
R. Leader, a retired partner of the law firm Shaw Pittman, LLP.
The shareholders also ratified the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as
its independent auditors for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2007, and
approved material terms of executive officer performance goals.
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., one of the largest and most diversified
television broadcasting companies, owns and operates, programs or provides
sales services to 58 television stations in 36 markets. Sinclair's
television group is affiliated with all major networks and reaches
approximately 22% of all U.S. television households. For more information,
please visit Sinclair's website at www.sbgi.net.
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