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Company Overview of KCTS Television

Company Overview

KCTS Television operates as a public television station serving customers with informative, educational, and entertaining content in the Pacific Northwest. The company offers programs in the areas of current affairs, arts and entertainment, science, and food, as well as education for kids and families, and educators. It also offers antiques road shows, apparel, gifts, and home decors, as well as blu-ray discs, cooking collections, films, and parenting videos in book, combo, DVD, blu-ray, CD, and other formats online. In addition, the company offers collections in the areas of drama and arts, health, history, home and how-to, issues and events, kids, religion and culture, science and nature, ...

401 Mercer Street

Seattle, WA 98109

United States

Founded in 1983





Key Executives for KCTS Television

Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 48
Vice President of Finance and Administration
Treasurer and Director
Age: 59
Secretary and Director
Age: 52
Vice President of Marketing and Communications
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

KCTS Television Key Developments

KCTS 9 Announces Board Elections

KCTS 9 welcomed four new board members to the KCTS Television Board. Sacha McLean and Lynne K. Varner were elected to the board on November 19, 2015 and Richard Linneweh and Carlos Olivares have been elected to the KCTS Television Board effective February 8, 2016. Sacha McLean, based in Vancouver, British Columbia, is President and Chief Executive Officer of McLean Ventures Ltd. He is also Chairman of 50° North Productions. In addition, McLean is Vice Chairman, McLean Group. Lynne Varner is Associate Vice President for Advancement Relations and Communications Strategies at Washington State University. Varner joined the university in 2014 after a 25-year career in journalism reporting for such media outlets as United Press International, The Washington Post and the Seattle Times, where she was as an award-winning columnist and member of the Seattle Times Editorial Board. Rick Linneweh held the position of President/CEO for 37 years at Memorial Family of Services (MFS). Carlos Olivares, who is based in Yakima, has served as the Executive Director of the Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic (YVFWC) since 1986.

KCTS 9 Announces Executive Appointments

KCTS 9 appoints new board members Larry Estrada and Glenn Wong to the KCTS Television board, effective September 17, 2015. Larry Estrada is a Vice President in the Seattle office of Goldman Sachs. He currently serves as a board member for the Seattle Symphony, 5th Avenue Theatre, and IslandWood. Estrada has served as a director on the corporate Advisory Board for the World Economic Forum and he was a member of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association's (SIFMA) retirement and savings committee. Glenn Wong, who is based in Vancouver, B.C., is founder of Catalyst Solutions Ltd. Wong's extensive community involvement includes serving as a board member of the Canadian Media Fund and LIFT Philanthropy Partners. His past service includes being Vice Chair of the Vancouver Police Board as well a the boards of EComm 911, the BC Cancer Foundation, S.U.C.C.E.S.S. (immigrant social services), ICBC and UBC's Sauder School of Business Faculty Advisory Board.

KCTS 9 Names Enrique Cerna as Director of Community Partnerships

Enrique Cerna has been named director of community partnerships at KCTS 9 in Seattle.

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