Resumé Highlights:


 

Experience

 

• East Coast Area V.P. of TeleRep supervising Atlanta, Boston,

   Philadelphia and Miami

 

• General Sales Manager of WSOC-TV, Charlotte

 

• General Manager of WSOC-TV, Charlotte

 

• General Manager of WSB-TV, Atlanta


Boards


• National Association of Broadcasters Board of Directors

 

• ABC Board of Governors

 

Accomplishments

 

• A member of TeleRep's original top management team as the

  company evolved to become the country's leading rep firm.

 

• As G.M. of WSOC-TV, overtook a powerful affiliate competitor

  that had previously led the market for decades.

 

• As G.M. of WSB-TV, led a historically strong station to an even

  more dominant position in Atlanta and ultimately to the position

  of America's leading affiliate in the top 10 markets.



 

Greg Stone is the owner and CEO of Greg Stone Media Consulting, a firm serving the communications and other industries in the areas of strategic planning, programming, sales, executive recruitment and public relations.


Greg is the retired Vice President and General Manager of WSB-TV, Channel 2 in Atlanta. During his term, he led the station to the position of the number one network affiliate station in America’s top ten markets. He had held this position since 1990, when he was promoted from Charlotte where he was Vice President and General Manager of WSOC-TV. Both television stations are owned by Cox Enterprises and are ABC affiliates.


Stone first joined the Cox organization in 1963 as a newsman at WSOC Radio, and he became News Director the following year. Two years later he moved into local sales for WSOC-TV.


In 1970, Stone opened the Atlanta office for TeleRep, Cox’s national sales representation firm. He served as Southeastern Sales Manager for TeleRep until 1977 when he was named Vice President, supervising the company’s four east coast regional sales offices in Boston, Philadelphia, Miami and Atlanta.


Stone has served the television industry nationally on the Board of the National Association of Broadcasters and the ABC Television Affiliates Board of Governors.


A native of Northport, New York, Stone is a graduate of Florida State University, Tallahassee, where he majored in journalism and communications and minored in business.


Greg and his wife Judy have three sons, Todd, Jeff and Chris.

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