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BOB SLIVA NAMED GENERAL SALES MANAGER OF WXYZ-TV/CHANNEL 7

 SOUTHFIELD, Mich., April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Bob Sliva has been named general sales manager of WXYZ-TV, effective Thursday, April 8, 1993. The move comes following the promotion of WXYZ-TV Assistant General Manager/General Sales Manager Grace Gilchrist, to station manager. The announcement was made by WXYZ-TV Vice President and General Manager Tom Griesdorn.
 Sliva has been WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 National Sales Manager since February 1987. Previously, he was vice president of sales and manager of the Detroit Blair Television office. He has also held the position of account executive for both HR Television (now Seltel) and Blair Television. Sliva began his marketing career as a media buyer for Ross Roy Advertising in Detroit.
 In making the appointment, Griesdorn said, "We are quite fortunate to have an individual as experienced in both national and local television sales as Bob. He possesses a thorough understanding of our operation and is well respected not only within WXYZ but throughout the Detroit advertising community."
 Sliva is a graduate of Michigan State University with a bachelor of arts degree in marketing. A native Detroiter, Sliva lives with his wife, Sandy, and two children, Nicholas and Jennifer, in Rochester Hills, Mich.
 In addition to WXYZ-TV, Scripps Howard Broadcasting (NASDAQ-NMS: SCRP) owns and operates television stations in Baltimore, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Kansas City, Memphis, Phoenix, Tampa, Tulsa and West Palm Beach. It also operates cable television systems in California, Colorado and Florida, with 267,400 basic subscribers.
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 /CONTACT: Robin Hardin-Bailey of WXYZ-TV/Channel 7, 313-827-9307/
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