Broadcasting vet Byron Grandy has been named VP and general manager of WNCN-TV, Nexstar’s CBS affiliate serving Raleigh-Durham, N.C.
Grandy will also oversee the group’s digital properties in the market, most notably WNCN.com.
Grandy has 30-plus years experience in the business, most recently serving as VP and general manager of KMGH, Scripps’ ABC affiliate in Denver. While there, he also oversaw the station’s 24-hour news channel and launched Spanish-language KZCO.
Grandy will start his new job immediately.