Davis to head Sinclair netlet duop

Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. must have liked what they saw. The group owner
of 62 TVs in 39 markets has tapped Neal Davis to run its Raleigh, N.C., netlet
duopoly, WLFL-TV and WRDC-TV -- The WB Television Network and United
Paramount Network affiliates, respectively.

Davis had been general manager of Nexstar Broadcasting Group's WMBD-TV
Peoria, Ill., but had also been running Sinclair's Fox affiliate, WYZZ-TV
Bloomington, Ill., under a seven-year LMA deal.

John Eggerton

Contributing editor John Eggerton has been an editor and/or writer on media regulation, legislation and policy for over four decades, including covering the FCC, FTC, Congress, the major media trade associations, and the federal courts. In addition to Multichannel News and Broadcasting + Cable, his work has appeared in Radio World, TV Technology, TV Fax, This Week in Consumer Electronics, Variety and the Encyclopedia Britannica.