WDTN-TV, an NBC affiliate has been in operation since 1949. Throughout its history, WDTN has maintained a strong local news presence in the communities it serves. That commitment is stronger than ever today. WDTN’s news brand is “Working For You”. For WDTN, that promise means working hard and advocating on behalf of its viewers. WDTN is also proud of its long history of community service. Two of its most well-known community campaigns are its “Food For Friends” campaign, which helps feed the local hungry; and, “Coats for Kids”, which helps supply needy children with warm coats for the winter months.
Dayton, OH is in the 64ᵗʰ largest DMA in the United States, with a population of approximately 1,095,940 and 466,040 television households, as reported by Nielsen Media.
Cable/ADS penetration in the market is estimated to be 52% wired and 27% ADS. Dayton is the hometown of America's aviation pioneers, Orville and Wilbur Wright and the location of Wright-Patterson Air Force base, one of the largest research centers in the country. Dayton's minor league baseball team, the Dayton Dragons, broke the all time consecutive sell-out games for professional sports in 2011 and Forbes ranked Dayton #1 on its top 20 most affordable cities in 2015. With an expanding artistic community surrounded by affordable and valued universities, Dayton has become a top place to visit and live in the U.S.
MANAGEMENT CONTACT INFORMATION
Joe Abouzeid, General Manager
Billie Adkins, Director of Sales
Denise Eck , News Director