Roger Neuhoff Dies At 87
November 3, 2015 at 4:17 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of ROGER NEUHOFF, longtime station owner and who died OCTOBER 28th in MARTHA'S VINEYARD, MA at 87, according to the VINEYARD GAZETTE.
NEUHOFF, a former CIA officer, bought stations in CHARLOTESVILLE, VA in 1955 and founded EASTERN BROADCASTING CORP. in 1958 with wife LOUISE, building it to a 11 station group before selling nine of the stations to TELE-MEDIA and two to son GEOFF in 1988; GEOFF then built NEUHOFF COMMUNICATIONS into a large group of its own under the ownership of the NEUHOFF FAMILY LIMITED PARTNERSHIP in 2003.
After GEOFF passed away in 2012, his wife and GEOFF's daughter-in-law BETH became President/CEO of NEUHOFF COMMUNICATIONS.