StorerTV's SIMS Program Management Software Chosen by Local TV LLC Stations

Jun 03, 2010, 17:15 ET from StorerTV

MEQUON, Wis., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Local TV LLC has chosen StorerTV's SIMS (Storer Information Management System) tool to handle program management at eleven of its stations.

According to Chief Operating Officer for Local TV LLC, Pam Taylor, "We tried reinventing the wheel for a while, but it didn't quite roll.  SIMS does it better than anyone, so we went with the best."

"Our clients' needs vary.  Some are looking for the powerful and tested functionality provided by SIMS; others appreciate our family-oriented business culture.  We work to understand each client's needs and are flexible enough to rapidly develop and adapt.  We look forward to working with LocalTV to meet their unique requirements," says Peter Storer, President, StorerTV.

StorerTV's SIMS software and CorporateXpress module will be implemented in eleven Local TV stations across nine markets this year.

About StorerTV

StorerTV is a premier provider of television program management software. Since 1986, the company has created programs that enable broadcast stations, cable networks and group owners to manage the scheduling, rights and finances of programming contracts.

About Local TV LLC

Local TV LLC is a broadcast holding company created in 2007 to acquire nine heritage television stations in eight mid-sized markets.  In 2008, the company acquired eight Fox Affiliates previously owned by News Corporation.  In 2009 Local TV sold one station in Birmingham, AL and purchased WTVR in Richmond, VA.   Local TV is owned by Oak Hill Capital Partners, management and a consortium of bankers and high yield lenders who drank the Kool-Aid and are as enthusiastic about our future as we are.  Stay Tuned.