Nexstar Names Jon Skorburg WOI GM/VP
Jon Skorburg, a veteran broadcaster will more than 30 years experience, has been named VP/GM of WOI, Nexstar's ABC affiliate in De Moines, Iowa, as well as digital properties including the community site WeAreIowa.com.
Skorburg comes to WOI from Rockford, Ill., where he worked as VP/GM of Nexstar's Fox affiliate WQRF and WTVO, the market's ABC affiliate, since 2011. During his tenure there, Skorburg was responsible for Nexstar’s Midwest traffic and accounting hubs that serve 19 stations across the region.
Before WQRF and WTVO, Skorburg was President and CEO of WNWO, the NBC affiliate in in Toledo, Ohio.
He replaces Russ Hamilton, who left WOI in May after three years there.