Andy Alford

Andy Alford is elevated to President of Broadcasting at Nexstar Media, which owns talk WGN Chicago (720). Alford, who assumes his new role June 1, was most recently serving as Senior VP of Broadcasting for the group.

“Andy is an accomplished leader who brings more than thirty years of experience in broadcast management, sales, local news and programming to his new role at Nexstar,” President/COO/CFO Tom Carter said in a release. “He has achieved high levels of success throughout his career and has been instrumental in advancing Nexstar’s business objectives and sales leadership and has been responsible for overseeing a considerable number of markets with great success.”