Tagged: Nick Genty

Mike Roy, KATV Stalwart for 42 Years, Dies at 63

Mike Roy, KATV Stalwart for 42 Years, Dies at 63

Mike Roy, who took a technical job at KATV-TV straight out of college and never worked anywhere else, becoming one of the longest-serving directors of news production in Little Rock television history, died last week at 63. read more >

Ned Perme’s Long Career, Wrapped Up With a Bow

Ned Perme’s Long Career, Wrapped Up With a Bow

Outtakes

Ned Perme has enough snow in his hair now to befit his traditional role as the station’s holiday pianist, but he looks a decade younger than his 64 years. So it still came as a bit of a shock when he walked off the set Friday as a retiree. read more >

Nielsen, Meet Sorenson: TV Ratings Tools Grow

Nielsen, Meet Sorenson: TV Ratings Tools Grow

OuttakesTechnology & Telecom

Nielsen is a fabled name in television ratings history, but in smaller markets like Arkansas, it has long been the technological equivalent of a handwritten letter in the Snapchat age. read more >