Frank Quitoni General Manager
 
Frank QuitoniBefore joining PEAK Media of Pennsylvania, Frank Quitoni was Regional Director for Sinclair Communications, Inc. He was responsible for KDNL (ABC), St. Louis; KOVR (CBS), Sacramento; WFBC (IND), Greenville; WLOS (ABC), Asheville; WTTV/WTTK (IND), Indianapolis and KBSI (Fox)/WDKA (UPN), Cape Girardeau. Quitoni also served as Vice President and General Manager of KDNL, St. Louis.

As Regional Director, Quitoni was responsible for managing the region to achieve budgeted financial goals, grow revenue share, increase the viewing audience, serve the interest of the community, and protect the license through rigid adherence to FCC rules and regulations. Quitoni is accountable for achieving net revenues of $72 million and cash flow of $55 million.

In May 1996, Quitoni was VP/Group Head of River City Broadcasting. Quitoni joined River City Broadcasting in 1994 as VP of Operations and Engineering. Quitoni had been responsible for the operations and engineering of all River City Broadcasting Properties, as well as developing news start-ups in St. Louis and San Antonio and apprising senior manager of the on-going technical changes in the broadcasting field.

Quitoni served as the Director of Olympic Operations for CBS Sports for the 1992 Winter Olympic Games. In this capacity, he prepared and presented to CBS, Inc., the engineering and operational budgets as well as revenue projections of the 1992 Winter Olympics in France. Quitoni also oversaw the engineering, construction, and operations of the International Broadcast Center in Montiers, France. Quitoni worked with the French Olympic Organizing committee to determine the amount of and location of television equipment at all Olympic venues. His efforts led CBS to one of the most successful Winter Olympic telecasts in television history. As a result of his efforts, CBS contracted Quitoni to consult for the 1994 Winter Olympic Games. Furthermore, Quitoni was awarded the Technical Achievement Emmy for the 1992 and 1994 Olympic broadcasts.

Prior to his involvement with CBS, Quitoni was the Director of Engineering and Operations for NEP Super Shooters in Pittsburgh. NEP is active in both broadcasting and cable television, as well as post production facilities and television mobile units. Quitoni oversaw operations of six television mobile units, two field maintenance facilities, and engineering at WAGM-TV Presque Isle, Maine. During Quitoni's tenure, NEP realized a $1.2 million revenue in sports and entertainment.

Quitoni also has served as Central Regional manager for Abekas Video Systems. Abekas is a leading manufacturer of digital television production equipment. Here, Quitoni developed more than $2.5 million in sales and engineering support for an eight-state region.

In 1974 Quitoni joined ABC Television as a program controller for ABC News. He was responsible for all News Special Events budgets and oversaw all projections. In 1976 he became Operations Producer of ABC News Special events where he was responsible for the budget and production facility for ABC's coverage of the 1976 Presidential Political Conventions and Elections. In 1977 he was named manager of the Post Production serving as liaison between the client and engineering, and coordinating the construction of all post production facilities at ABC New York. Quitoni then took over tasks of Engineer-in-Charge of ABC News Coverage of the 1980 and 1984 Political Conventions.

In 1985, Quitoni was promoted to General Manager of Electronic News gathering for ABC. Here, he was responsible for multi-million dollar capital and operating budgets, as well as scheduling of equipment and manpower for ABC's news ENG operating worldwide. He was also in charge of the major news remotes throughout the world such as the first live broadcast from Vietnam, the TWA hijacking in Lebanon, and the Mexican earthquake, to name a few. Quitoni's broadcast career started in Savannah, GA in 1964. Quitoni received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree specializing in finance from the University of Miami where he graduated Cum Laude. He also holds an Associates Degree in engineering from the RCA Institute.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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