Dominic Mancuso succeeds Bill Applegate, who retired recently.
The official word: Dominic Mancuso will be joining Raycom Media as Vice President and General Manager of WOIO/WUAB in Cleveland, Ohio. His start date is May 20.
Mr. Mancuso comes to Raycom Media from Sinclair Broadcasting where for the last four years he has been General Manager of WZTV (Fox), WUXP (MyNet) and WNAB (CW) in Nashville, Tennessee.
Prior to Nashville, Mr. Mancuso was Vice President Of Programming and Promotions for WFLD / WPWR in Chicago, Illinois. Before that, he held the positions of Account Executive, National Sales Manager, Local Sales Manager, Director of Sales, and Station Manager for Tribune Broadcasting's WGN in Chicago. He brings a very successful background in all facets of station operations and revenue development.
Mr. Mancuso is a graduate of The University Of Notre Dame, with a degree in marketing and an MBA from Northwestern University in Marketing and Finance. He is the current chairman of the Tennessee Association of Broadcasters and past chair of the Illinois Broadcast Association.
“It’s an honor and a privilege to be chosen to head WOIO/WUAB in Cleveland; Raycom’s largest market. I look forward to working with the staff and continuing the growth of operations,” said Dominic Mancuso.