TEGNA Names Chief Strategy Officer

By Kevin Eck 

TEGNA has named Nicholas Lehman as its chief strategy officer.

Lehman will look for new business opportunities, be responsible for cultivating company-wide strategic partnerships and “driving innovation” for the station group.

“Nick is a multi-platform leader with a proven track record of building innovative media and technology businesses,” said TEGNA CEO Gracia Martore. “Nick will be a valued member of our leadership team and his expertise in new product development, operational execution and strategic partnerships and acquisitions across both television and digital will help TEGNA moving forward as we continue to look for ways to better serve our audiences.”


Before joining TEGNA, Lehman was president of digital for NBCUniversal. He’s also worked as CEO of Plum TV, COO of programming for IAC and has held executive roles at MTV Networks before that.