09 Oct Tiffany Bellingrath Joins FOX 40 as Director of Sales
Seasoned Sales Executive Joins KTXL in Sacramento
October 9, 2017 —FOX 40, Tribune Broadcasting’s Sacramento Fox affiliate, today announced Tiffany Bellingrath will join the station as Director of Sales where she will oversee the station’s sales effort, including local and national sales, new business and digital sales. She will begin her new role this month and report to Leigh White, Vice President/General Manager, KTXL.
Bellingrath joins FOX 40 from WCNC, TEGNA’s NBC affiliate in Charlotte, NC, where she was the Local Sales Manager and Interim Director of Sales. Last year, Bellingrath and her sales team achieved historic market share numbers for the station.
“We are excited to have Tiffany join the station to lead our sales team. I have known her professionally for several years; she has proven leadership and strategic sales skills, which make her a perfect fit for our team FOX 40,” said White.
Prior to her tenure at WCNC, Bellingrath was a Multimedia Account Executive at WXIA/WATL in Atlanta. She has also served as an Account Executive at FOX Sports Net South in Atlanta.
Said Bellingrath, “I am so excited to join the Fox 40 family. The KTXL team has incredible synergy and infectious energy. I am thrilled to help the leadership team continue to mold the bright future of this station.”
Bellingrath holds a degree from Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, GA. She has held executive positions on several boards including the Atlanta Broadcast Advertising Club, where she was Vice President, the Junior League of Charlotte, and most recently the Ronald McDonald House of Charlotte.
FOX40, owned by Tribune Media, has been broadcasting locally since 1953. Today, FOX40 News produces 44 hours of local news each week, more than any other station in the Sacramento-Stockton-Modesto market. For more information please visit: www.fox40.com.
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