Gray Television CEO Hilton Howell Jr. named 2019 Broadcaster of the Year
Hilton H. Howell Jr., the executive chairman and CEO of Gray Television, the corporate owner of WTVY-TV, has been named Broadcast & Cable’s Broadcaster of the Year for 2019.
Howell became CEO in January when Gray completed its $3.6 billion merger with Raycom Media. With the Raycom merger, Gray acquired stations in 34 new markets and became the largest owner of top-rated local TV stations and digital assets in the country. Gray operates in 93 markets and its station portfolio reaches 24% of U.S. TV households.
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