ALAN BUCKMANVice President, Sales, KSCI-TVAlan Buckman is the Vice President of Sales for KSCI-TV, LA 18, Los Angeles.
LA 18 is the largest Asian language local television station in the United States.LA 18 is part of AsianMedia Group LLC
, the largest Asian language broadcaster in the United States.Alan's
career includes over 25 years of experience in such companies as Jefferson-Pilot Broadcasting
, Group W Broadcasting
.Alan has held various sales and sales management positions including Sales Manager WJZ-TV, Baltimore and WBZ-TV Boston, Director of Sales KPIX-TV, San Francisco and Director of Sales and Station Manager of KCBS-TV, Los Angeles.In addition Alan was Vice President, West Coast for Group W Television Sales and Vice President, West Coast for Viacom Television.Alan
joined AsianMedia's KSCI-TV
, LA 18 as a consultant in June, 2004 and was named to his
current position in December, 2004.Asian Media Group
is the leading broadcaster of Asian language television in the United States.AsianMedia
pioneered the concept of multi-lingual programming on American television and KSCI-TV
was the first television station in the country to provide diversified international programming to the rapidly growing Asian language community.In addition to broadcasting, Asian Media Group LLC
expanded into IPTV and FVOD platforms in 2006 and has the only US based Pan-Asian language video portal site.Alan earned his Bachelor of Science, Business Administration from Virginia Commonwealth University.He is a board member of the (3AF) Asian Advertising Federation, member of NATPE (National Association of Television Program Executives and a past board member of STAR (Society of Television and Radio, San Francisco).