Joe Sciortino has been named Vice President and General Manager of KSLA-TV, Raycom Media's CBS affiliate in Shreveport, LA.
"Joe has proven that he is a strong and enthusiastic leader at other Raycom Media stations," said Sandy Breland, Raycom Media Group Vice President. "We are confident he will carry forward a legacy of excellence at KSLA."
Sciortino moves to Shreveport from Hattiesburg, MS, where he was Vice President and General Manager at WDAM-TV, a Raycom Media station. Prior to that, he was General Sales Manager at KAIT-TV in Jonesboro, AR., also a Raycom Media station.
"I am honored to lead KSLA and to serve the community," said Sciortino. "My family and I are looking forward to making the Ark-La-Tex our home."
Sciortino is a native of Louisiana. He graduated from Loyola University and began his broadcasting career in New Orleans. He and his wife have three sons. Sciortino's first day at KSLA will be April 4th.