Acme Undergoes Major Restructuring

By Andrew Gauthier 

Broadcasting & Cable

Acme Communications has reorganized its front office and cut significant station staff a few weeks after announcing a shared services arrangement with LIN Media in multiple markets.

President/COO and co-founder Doug Gealy will become president and CEO of Acme. Stan Gill, the vice president and general manager of Acme’s KWBQKASY duopoly in Albuquerque-Santa Fe, will become COO while retaining oversight of the New Mexico pair.

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