Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) today announced Logan Argo has been named VP/General Manager of KVII (ABC & CW) in Amarillo, TX and simulcast station KVIH in Clovis, NM.
Argo was most recently Director of Sales at the station, a position he has held since 2018.
In making the announcement, Rob Weisbord, Chief Operating Officer and President of Broadcast, said, “Logan has a successful track record of building dynamic sales marketing teams and generating revenue for the station. We look forward to continued growth under his leadership as VP/GM.”
Prior to KVII, Argo served as Digital Sales Manager at KTXS, Sinclair’s station in Abilene/Sweetwater. Early in his career he served as a Team Leader and Media Consultant for KVII.
“I’m excited for this opportunity to lead such an amazing team. I’m very proud of the incredible work the entire ABC7 team brings to the table. Our news team is a digital-forward news team of the future,” said Argo. “From station events that help the underserved to holding elected officials accountable—we have a commitment to keeping our community safe and informed. Our creative team consistently builds compelling stories to share with our viewers. We have a full-scale marketing team with deep roots in local business—with a commitment to help our customers thrive in this community. Our engineers have put countless hours in over the last several months to install a new transmitter and tower—our over-the-air signal is stronger than it ever has been. I can’t wait to continue pursuing excellence with the entire ABC7 Amarillo team.”
Argo received a Bachelor of Science degree in Information, Networking, and Telecommunications from Fort Hays State University.
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) is a diversified media company and a leading provider of local news and sports. The Company owns, operates and/or provides services to 185 television stations in 86 markets affiliated with all the major broadcast networks; owns Tennis Channel and multicast networks Comet, CHARGE! and TBD; and owns and provides services to 21 regional sports network brands. Sinclair’s content is delivered via multiple platforms, including over-the-air, multi-channel video program distributors, and the nation’s largest streaming aggregator of local news content, NewsON. The Company regularly uses its website as a key source of Company information which can be accessed at www.sbgi.net.