Sales Manager Promoted to VP, GM in Albany

By Stephanie Tsoflias Siegel 

Nexstar has named Jerry Brehm vice president and general manager of WTEN.

In his new role, he will oversee the Albany, N.Y., ABC affiliate as well as WXXA, the Fox station in the market, under the joint sales agreement.

Since 2015, he’s served as the station’s director of sales.

“Jerry’s sales leadership and entrepreneurial approach is reflected in the outstanding revenue performance in our Albany operations, market share growth and increased level of service by delivering unique local marketing solutions for our clients. Localism is a top priority at Nexstar and for over 30 years Jerry has consistently demonstrated his strong commitment to serving the needs and interests of local communities he has served throughout his career,” said Theresa Underwood, svp and regional manager.

Brehm’s career spans three decades. He’s held many roles in local and national sales management and multimedia marketing.