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Kinsey Named KELO GM

Aug 23, 2004  •  Post A Comment

Gwen Kinsey has been named the new president and general manager of KELO-TV, the Young Broadcasting-owned CBS affiliate in Sioux Falls, S.D. Ms. Kinsey succeeds Mark Antonitis, recently named president and general manager of KRON-TV, Young’s independent station in San Francisco.

Deb McDermott, president of Young Broadcasting, said Ms. Kinsey also will be responsible for overseeing KCLO-TV in Rapid City, S.D., KELO-TV’s UPN affiliate, and KELOLAND Weather Now, a 24-hour weather channel.

Since June 1998 Ms. Kinsey has served as president and general manager of WTVO-TV, the ABC affiliate in Rockford, Ill. She will continue to oversee WTVO-TV until a successor is named.