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Albert Gutierrez Named VP-GM of KTAB-KRBC

Nexstar Broadcasting has named Albert Gutierrez vice president and general manager of KTAB-KRBC, the CBS and NBC affiliates in Abilene-Sweetwater, Texas.

Gutierrez comes from KMID, Nexstar’s ABC affiliate in Midland, Texas, where he has been VP-GM since 2010. Earlier in his career, he worked in a local sales position at KRBC. He has worked at several other Texas stations throughout his career, including KLST-KSAN in San Angelo, KTEN in Sherman and KZAV in Brownsville.

“He has an impressive background in all aspects of our business, and a proven track-record of leading teams that delivered compelling and effective marketing solutions for local and national advertisers,” Nexstar COO Brian Jones said in a statement. “We are confident that his depth of expertise, ability to develop strong relationships with advertising clients, and dedication to the communities he serves will be important attributes in his new position in Abilene/Sweetwater.”

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Nancy Zambrano Leaving KRIV After 4 Months

After just four months at KRIV in Houston, Nancy Zambrano is leaving the Fox O&O, according to media blogger Mike McGuff.

Zambrano joined KRIV in January from KTBC, the Fox O&O in Austin. McGuff reports that her departure was “amicable” and Zambrano plans to leave the television business. Her last day at KRIV is May 24.

Zambrano has previously worked at KMID in Midland-Odessa, Texas, and WUFT in Gansville, Fla.

Meteorologist Trent Magill Joins WEWS in Cleveland

Trent Magill has joined Cleveland ABC-affiliate WEWS as a meteorologist.

Magill comes to WEWS from Midland, TX, where he was the morning meteorologist at ABC-affiliate KMID. He started his television career at KMIZ, the ABC-affiliate in Columbia.

The meteorologist wrote on Twitter that his first day at WEWS is today. Magill’s online bio describes him as an “avid storm chaser” with a lifelong fascination for weather. He is an American Meteorological Society certified broadcast meteorologist.