CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced that Beth Feldman has been named executive director of communications for the company’s Networks Division, overseeing internal and external communications for the company’s Cable News Network, NewsNationits nationally distributed diginets, Antenna TV and Rewind TVand WGN Radio in Chicago. Ms. Feldman will join Nexstar on April 4 and will report to Sean Compton, President of Nexstar Media Inc.’s Networks Division, and will work closely with Gary Weitman, Executive Vice President/Chief Communications Officer of Nexstar Media Group, Inc.
Ms. Feldman joins the Networks Division with nearly three decades of experience leading and executing consumer, digital and social media campaigns for major television networks, movie studios, consumer brands and authors. . Throughout her career, she has launched major talk shows, primetime series, and well-known, high-profile brands by developing groundbreaking media campaigns that generate media exposure and educate consumers and consumers. viewers. Ms. Feldman’s appointment comes as NewsNation continues to expand its news, talk and analysis programming, and it will serve as a public advocate and authority on NewsNation’s mission, vision, culture, brand and differentiation.
For the past 15 years, Ms. Feldman has been a partner at Beyond PR Group, developing and executing successful digital media activation campaigns. on behalf of more than a dozen syndicated TV series and talk shows from major TV networks, including: “The Talk”, “Survivor”, “The Good Wife”, “Mom”, “48 Hours”, “The Goldbergs,” “Dr. Ken,” and “Timeless,” among others. From 1996 to 2007, she held positions of increasing responsibility with the CBS Television Network and served as Vice President of the CBS Communications Group. As a leading networked television communications professional, Ms. Feldman has played a vital role in media campaigns for Emmy-winning television shows, such as the hit CBS series “CSI,” “The Amazing Race.” and the final season of “Everybody Loves Raymond.”
“Beth’s intelligence, creativity and experience are a valuable addition to NewsNation and our growing lineup of news programming as we continue to build on the momentum built over the past year and a half,” Mr. Compton said. “She is an industry insider, has well-established relationships with major media outlets and has led numerous successful promotional and outreach campaigns for a wide range of news, talk and entertainment programming. Beth will be a great addition to our staff.
Commenting on her appointment, Ms. Feldman said, “I am thrilled to join Nexstar’s Networks division, home to the nation’s fastest growing cable news network. I’m very impressed with how NewsNation has built an incredible roster of talent both in front of and behind the cameras. As the network fills an important need for viewers eager for balanced and unbiased news, analysis, and discussion, I look forward to raising awareness about NewsNation and its important mission.
About Nexstar Media Group, Inc.
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) is a leading diversified media company that produces and distributes engaging local and national news, sports and entertainment content, including 283,000 hours of original video content annually . Nexstar has America’s largest local broadcast group of top affiliate networks, with 200 owned or partnered stations in 116 US markets reaching 212 million people. Nexstar’s television assets also include NewsNation, the fastest growing national cable news and entertainment network in the United States, reaching 75 million TV households, popular entertainment multicast networks Antenna TV and Rewind TV, and a 31.3% stake in TV Food Network. The company’s portfolio of digital assets, including The Hill and BestReviews, is collectively one of the top 10 digital news and information properties in the United States with more than 130 million monthly unique users at January 31, 2022. In addition to providing exceptional content and service to our communities, Nexstar offers large-scale premium cross-platform advertising opportunities for businesses and brands looking to leverage the strong consumer engagement of our compelling content offering. . For more information, please visit www.nexstar.tv.
NewsNation is a national cable news and entertainment network serving 75 million television homes across the United States. Formerly known as WGN America, the network is owned and operated by Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST). NewsNation is America’s source for unbiased news, where engaged citizens get information that represents the full range of perspectives across the country. The network draws on the local market, regional and national expertise of Nexstar’s 5,500 local journalists in 110 local newsrooms across the country. NewsNation is available on a variety of cable and satellite providers, streaming platforms, online and on the NewsNationNow app.