Nexstar Appoints New Media VP

By Andrew Gauthier 


Nexstar Broadcasting Group today announced the appointment of Marc Montoya, to the position of senior vice president, eMEDIA sales and operations, effective Oct. 26.

Montoya will report to Nexstar co-COO Brian Jones have responsibility for sales at Nexstar’s 33 local Web sites.

In addition, Montoya will seek to develop and launch interactive and on-demand services for the station group.

“Since launching our new media initiatives in 2007, Nexstar has successfully developed its 33 local community Web portals into a fast growing, high margin revenue stream that complements its core local broadcast activities,” Jones said. “Marc’s proven management abilities and sales expertise will be strong factors in achieving our goals in the second phase of growth for our eMEDIA platform.” More…