Nexstar Broadcasting Group is seeking qualified and experienced candidates for the Vice
President and General Manager position upon acquisition of its Burlington, Vermont
This very unique and exciting opportunity in DMA #97 will include oversight of WFFFTV
(FOX affiliate), WVNY (ABC affiliate - through a local services agreement with
Mission Broadcasting, Inc.) and associated digital and web-based properties.
Burlington, Vermont is located on the banks of beautiful Lake Champlain and is home to
a vibrant arts, music and educational community, The University of Vermont and Ben
and Jerry's Ice Cream. Burlington has become known as an emerging leader in
sustainability and one of America's 'Best Green Cities'. Vermont is known as one of
America's healthiest states and for its outdoor activities, with all four seasons playing
host to various well-known festivals and events. Named a top city for tourism, safety and
overall quality of life by Outside, Travel and Leisure, The New York Times, Arts &
Entertainment, Traveler and other national media, Burlington is continually deemed a
wonderful community in which to work and live.
The successful candidate will have demonstrated success in leading sales-driven
organizations, as well as providing leadership by developing department heads and
promoting teamwork within all station departments. In addition, a track record of success
in growing news and digital viewership, maintaining a focus on the bottom line, and a
broad range of programming experience with an emphasis on localism are essential.
Please forward credentials to: Tim Busch, Executive Vice President and Co-COO,
Nexstar Broadcasting Group, 201 Humboldt Street, Rochester, NY 14610 or
firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please. Nexstar Broadcasting Group is an equal