Tribune Broadcasting Names Kerry Oslund VP/Strategy And Business Development
July 14, 2016 at 6:54 AM (PT)
TRIBUNE BROADCASTING taps KERRY OSLUND as VP/Strategy and Business Development. OSLUND will be responsible for driving results in the areas of strategy, business development and operational execution across TRIBUNE BROADCASTING, which includes New-Talk WGN-A/CHICAGO, to help define how the stations support marketers, consumers and partners across the media landscape. OSLUND will join the company on JULY 25th, reporting to Pres./Broadcast Media LARRY WERT.
OSLUND most recently served as SVP/Publishing and Emerging Media for SCHURZ COMMUNICATIONS.
"KERRY has both the vision and the operational experience to help TRIBUNE BROADCASTING redefine how we serve our audiences and customers," said WERT. "He is an innovative leader with a record of success in both linear and digital media and we look forward to having his expertise shape our role in the future of television."
"TRIBUNE MEDIA has successful, diverse, media assets and scale. Even more tantalizing to me are its remarkable new opportunities to unlock value and further grow. Under all its heft, TRIBUNE's leaders have created a culture of quality embracing creativity, curiosity and an original-style of courageous thinking. I'm privileged to soon be a part of it," said OSLUND.