Nexstar Inc., America’s largest local broadcasting company, is seeking an experienced and dynamic Vice President & General Manager for KRON4-MyNetwork, as well as all digital, mobile and social assets associated with KRON4.com and KRON-On OTT platform in the San Francisco DMA (#6).
The ideal candidate will utilize their proven skillsets and demonstrable experience in leading broadcast operational teams with sales-driven organizations, developing locally originated content, and commitment to community service to further propel KRON’s linear, digital and OTT leadership position in the market. KRON is the Bay Area’s Local News station. Our talented journalists produce more news than any other station in the market- a total of 136 hours of live local linear & digital news per week including prime time newscasts. With significant growth and momentum on all linear & digital platforms- the right candidate will grow KRON’s leadership position.
Additionally, the successful candidate will have a track record of high performance in developing revenue across multiple platforms, promoting teamwork within all station departments and prior success in maintaining a focus on operational efficiencies and growth in programming performance and new local revenue generation.
The KRON broadcast center is located in the heart of San Francisco which is famous for scenic beauty, cultural attractions, diverse communities and world-class cuisine. Landmarks include the Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars, Fisherman’s Wharf, Alcatraz, Chinatown, Union Square, the Bay Bridge, North Beach, the Castro district and Mission Dolores. This iconic station serves nine (9) counties with a diverse population across the Bay Area.