Sinclair Broadcast Group has named Doug Gealy group manager.
As group manager, Gealy will oversee Sinclair’s stations in the Washington, D.C, Raleigh, NC, and Richmond, VA, markets.
“Doug is a very seasoned broadcaster bringing 31 years of broadcast television experience, including 24 years of broadcast executive experience to Sinclair,” Steve Marks chief operating officer of Sinclair’s TV group said in a statement.
Gealy was founder of ACME Communications and served as and president, CEO and COO from 1997 until 2013.Before that he was EVP of Benedek Broadcasting. Between 1989 and 1996, he served as VP and GM of WHOI in Peoria, IL, and then president and GM of WCMH and WWHO in Columbus, OH.