WRAL-TV Vice President & General Manager Steve Hammel is the Broadcasting & Cable 2015 Station General Manager of the Year for Markets 1-25. The announcement came in the Monday, December 21st edition of the publication.
Hammel joined Capitol Broadcasting, taking over the helm of WRAL-TV, in November 2008. He came to the Raleigh-Durham market from a VP/GM position in Phoenix.
In the article, entitled “Journalism Roots Feed Raleigh Leader’s Growth,” Broadcasting & Cable’s Jonathan Kuperberg quotes WRAL-TV News Director Rick Gall, saying, “Steve is all in. That genuine commitment and care really permeate all that he does and how he conducts himself every day.”
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Thanks to WRAL-TV’s Shelly Leslie for contributions to this capcom story.