Greg Smith has been named local sales manager of E.W. Scripps’ WXYZ_TV (Detroit). Smith is an accomplished sales executive in Metro Detroit with traditional and digital media sales and marketing experience.
Most recently, he was vice president and general manager of Cumulus Media Detroit, where he managed WDVD-FM and WDRQ-FM. He has also served as the general sales manager of Greater Media Detroit and held multiple management positions with CBS Radio Detroit.
“Greg is a results driven leader in the community with proven success in generating local media revenue,” said Tony Lamerato, WXYZ and WMYD director of sales. “We are excited to have him lead the team and we know he’ll make an immediate impact in the
“I greatly appreciate the opportunity to work with the seasoned sales professionals and valued clients at WXYZ,” said Smith. “It has always been my professional goal to work with the best news, sports and entertainment products in Metro Detroit, and at WXYZ, I
know I’ll have that chance.”
Smith graduated from Western Michigan University with a marketing degree. He started with WXYZ on March 11.