Don Killion, Account Executive
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Don was born and raised in Rochester, attending Cardinal Mooney High School, and the Rochester Institute of Technology. After a few years in the packaging industry including a stint in neighboring Syracuse, NY he returned to Rochester to start his broadcast media marketing Career.
Don spent 6 Years with the CBS radio Group in Rochester before changing to Broadcast Television(WROC – TV8) in 2008. After two years as an Account Executive, Don served 3+ years as Digital Sales Manager an took on Local Sales Manager duties for 1 year concurrently. In September of 2014, Don came to us at WHEC as a Multi Media Account Executive. On working at WHEC, Don adds “I truly enjoy working with some of the brightest people in our industry; Sales, News, Production, Operations, Promotions, and any pother department that escapes me. It’s a blast to work for the best branded stations in the market!”
Get to Know Don
I’m… analytical in my strategy and deliberate in my tactics
I have… a beautiful, loving wife and two identical, high motor twins!
I have always… tried my very best to reach goals and stay true to my moral compass
I consider myself… business man 1st, and a marketing guide 2nd
The animal I most relate to is… a dog (loyal – not lazy!)
My superpower(s) is (are)… the ability to accurately define what an INDEX means
My guilty pleasure… any show relating to Alaska
I drink… coffee
I prefer… early morning before anyone wakes up – quiet time
I have never… N/A
I’m inspired by… Randy Pausch and his “Last Lecture” (Google it – then watch it!)
I lose… my keys
My advice… Never Give up.