Gary Weitman was appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Communications Officer in September 2019 in connection with the Company’s acquisition of Tribune Media Company. Mr. Weitman is responsible for all of the Company’s internal and external communications. He also serves as the Chief Operating Officer for the Nexstar Media Charitable Foundation.
Prior to this, Mr. Weitman was a Senior Vice President, Corporate Relations at Tribune Media Company from 2008 to 2019 and was Vice President, Corporate Communications from 2000 to 2008. Prior to his work with Tribune, Mr. Weitman was Executive Director, Corporate Communications at Allied Riser Communications Corp., Senior Vice President, Media Relations at Hill and Knowlton, Inc., and earlier in his career, Mr. Weitman spent 15 years in broadcast journalism, holding positions of increasing responsibility at the CBS- and FOX-owned television stations in Chicago, IL.