Vice President & Chief Innovation Officer
Catherine Badalamente is the Vice President & Chief Innovation Officer for Graham Media Group. In her role, Badalamente oversees digital sales, content, and technology for GMG.
Badalamente has been at the forefront of the changing television landscape and transition to new media throughout her career. Prior to her current role she served as VP, Digital Media since 2012, helping to create successful multi-platform convergent campaigns for clients and stations and was successful at driving growth in both audience and revenue for the group.
Badalamente began her Graham Media Group career in 2000 at WDIV, the NBC affiliate in Detroit. There she held a variety of roles including Director of New Business Development from 2006 to 2010. She began her television career at WKYC, the NBC affiliate in Cleveland as an Account Executive in 1997.
Badalamente is the current chairperson for the National Association of Broadcasters Digital Officer Committee. She also serves on the Executive Board of the Local Media Association and was the recipient of the 2017 National Association of Broadcasters Digital Leadership Award.
Badalamente is a graduate of John Carroll University with a BA in Communications.