Bally Sports appoints Kendall Burgess vice president of technical operations

LOS ANGELES–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Bally Sports, a division of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SBGI) announced today that Kendall Burgess has been promoted to Vice President of Technical Operations for Regional Sports Networks (RSN). Burgess will report to Mike Connelly, Executive Vice President, Production, Bally Sports, and oversee technical operations for live events and original programming across the company’s 19 NSNs.

“Kendall has developed a wealth of knowledge and expertise in production during her twenty-two year career in the RSN industry,” said Connelly. “She has a proven track record in promoting our productions and we could not be more delighted to have her step into this expanded leadership position and work with all of our RSNs.”

“I am incredibly fortunate to continue my career with the Bally Sports family,” said Burgess. “Our networks and employees are the best in the business and I look forward to working with Mike and his team to help our regions produce exceptional sports programming.”

Burgess was previously Senior Director of Operations for Bally Sports South and Bally Sports Southeast. She has been with the Atlanta RSNs for over 22 years, where she started as a production assistant. Burgess holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the Henry Grady College of Journalism with an emphasis in Telecommunications Arts from the University of Georgia.

About Bally Sports

Bally Sports’ regional networks are the main national provider of local sports. Its 19 owned and operated regional networks include Bally Sports Arizona, Bally Sports Detroit, Bally Sports Florida, Bally Sports Great Lakes, Bally Sports Indiana, Bally Sports Kansas City, Bally Sports Midwest, Bally Sports New Orleans, Bally Sports North, Bally Sports Ohio , Bally Sports Oklahoma, Bally Sports San Diego, Bally Sports SoCal, Bally Sports Sud, Bally Sports Sud-Est, Bally Sports Sud-Ouest, Bally Sports Sun, Bally Sports Ouest and Bally Sports Wisconsin. Bally Sports’ RSNs serve as the television home for more than half of all US-based MLB, NHL and NBA teams and produce over 4,500 live local professional TV shows each year , in addition to a wide variety of locally produced sporting events and programs.

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