Cornetta Named KUSA President, GM

May 26, 2005  •  Post A Comment

Gannett has named Mark Cornetta president and general manager of KUSA-TV, its NBC affiliate in Denver.

He succeeds Roger Ogden, who has been named president and CEO of Gannett Broadcasting, effective July 15.

Mr. Cornetta joined KUSA as an account executive in 1987 after having been an account executive at KCNC-TV, then the NBC station in Denver.

He rose through the sales ranks at KUSA to become general sales manager in 1992 and was given the additional title of broadcast VP in 2003.