Turner, a Graduate Of Langston, Is Promoted

Hearst Television Boosts Engineering Director

Hearst Television has promoted longtime engineering executiveGregory “Greg”Turner to be its Eastern Region director of engineering.

Mr. Turner, who has been an engineering executive with Hearst for three decades, will supervise operations at the group’s Eastern Region stations.

Succeeding Stefan Hadl, who was recently promoted to vice president of engineering, Mr. Turner most recently was director of engineering at WCVBTV in Boston. Mr. Hadl is succeeding Martin Faubell, who will retire later in the year.

Prior to holding his position in Boston, Mr. Turner was director of engineering  and operations at KCRA-TV and KQCA-TV,

the company’s NBC and MyNetworkTV affiliates serving the Sacramento-Stockton-Modesto, Calif.,market.

“Greg has done an outstanding job leading engineering teams at some of our largest stations,” said Hearst Television president

Jordan Wertlieb. “He has extensive operational knowledge, and he’s successfully succeeded Stefan on two prior occasions.

“He’s uniquely qualified to join our industry-leading corporate engineering team.” Earlier in his career, Mr. Turner spent eight years

in New Orleans as director of engineering.

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