MONTGOMERY, AL – Raycom Media has named Eric Duncan as Vice President and General Manager of KOLD (CBS) in Tucson, Arizona. Duncan joins KOLD from Raycom Media’s KXXV (ABC) in Waco, Texas where Duncan serves as Vice President and General Manager.
Duncan has been with Raycom Media since 2012 serving first as General Sales Manager at KCBD (NBC) in Lubbock, Texas. He was later appointed Vice President and General Manager of Raycom Media’s WSFA (NBC) in Montgomery, Alabama. After continued success he was promoted to Vice President and General Manager of Raycom Media’s KXXV (ABC) in Waco, Texas. Duncan also held roles as Account Executive with KATZ Television in Dallas, Texas, in addition to National and Local Sales Manager at KVUE in Austin, Texas.
“We are excited to have Eric join the team at KOLD News 13. Eric has a tremendous legacy of excellence, having done an outstanding job for Raycom Media in Lubbock, Montgomery and most recently Waco,” stated Brad Streit, Senior Group Vice President for Raycom Media. Streit added, “KOLD News 13 has a proud heritage of bringing Live Local Late Breaking news to the consumers of Southern Arizona and we look forward to Eric’s leadership as we continue to serve the community and our clients across multiple platforms.”
“I am honored to become part of the KOLD News 13 family. The station has a long history of serving Southern Arizona with excellence. I look forward to working alongside the great staff and doing my part to continue to serve the community. We will continue to build upon the relationship with our consumers and our clients as we bring relevant content and meaningful engagement across all platforms.” said Eric Duncan.
Eric and his wife Ginny have been together for 26 years. They have two grown kids. Zackery is in the U.S. Army stationed in Ft. Clark, Colorado with his new wife Haley. Their daughter McKenna is a senior at the University of Mississippi.
Duncan continued, “Tucson is a bit of a homecoming for me as I grew up in the desert southwest in southern New Mexico. Ginny and I are excited to be able to take advantage of everything Tucson has to offer and look forward to watching the Wildcats take on the rest of the PAC12, Beardown!”
VP Marketing/Audience Development
Raycom Media, an employee-owned company, is one of the nation’s largest privately-owned local media companies and owns and/or provides services for 65 television stations and 2 radio stations in 44 markets located in 20 states. Raycom Media owns or provides services for stations covering 16% of U.S. television households and employs over 8,300 individuals in full and part-time positions. In addition to television stations, Raycom Media is the parent company of CNHI (community newspapers and information products; over 100 titles located in 23 states), PureCars (digital ad platform for the automotive industry), Raycom Sports (a marketing, production and events management and distribution company), Tupelo Raycom (sports and entertainment production company), RTM Productions (automotive programming production and marketing solutions company) and Broadview Media (a post- production/digital signage company). Raycom Media is headquartered in Montgomery, Alabama.