Hearst Television Promotes 2

By Kevin Eck 

Hearst Television senior vps Frank C. Biancuzzo and Michael J. Hayes have been promoted to executive vice president.

The two will continue to oversee “the bulk” of Hearst’s 30 TV stations along with president Jordan Wertlieb.

“Frank and Mike are outstanding broadcasters who continue to lead Hearst Television stations to new heights,” said Wertlieb. “Their in-depth, first-hand operational knowledge and understanding of the components of local television that make these businesses vital to their respective communities provides our group unmatched leadership and is instrumental in Hearst Television’s future growth.”


Before being named svp and group head at Hearst in 2007, Biancuzzo was the president and GM of WISN in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Hayes was the president and GM of WTAE in Pittsburgh before being named svp and group head in 2013.