WGBH News and Media Relations


November 11, 2014

Sponsorship Group for Public Television Expands Coverage with New Pacific Northwest Office

BOSTON, Mass. (November 11, 2014) WGBH's Sponsorship Group for Public Television (SGPTV), PBS’s premier sales organization, announced its expansion to a new Pacific Northwest and Northern California office today. Director of Sponsorship Sales Mollie Worcester will lead the Pacific Northwest office beginning November 10.  In addition to its home base in Boston, SGPTV also operates offices in New York, California and Texas.

SGPTV represents a large portfolio of PBS programming in all genres, including iconic PBS series Antiques Roadshow, NOVA, Frontline, Masterpiece and Curious George. Corporate sponsorship offers brands the opportunity to align with high quality PBS content, reach PBS’s audience of educated and influential viewers, and break through the commercial clutter.

 “Mollie’s experience in public television has helped companies like Subaru, CVS and Stride Rite execute successful multi-platform sponsorships on PBS that met the client’s marketing objectives,” said Suzanne Zellner, Vice President of SGPTV. “Mollie has over 20 years experience in public media, and we are excited to offer her skills to businesses in the Pacific Northwest and Northern California.” 

Contact Mollie Worcester at 617.300.3760 or mollie_worcester@wgbh.org.

About the Sponsorship Group for Public Television

The Sponsorship Group for Public Television represents the best sponsorships on PBS, with national program inventory from WGBH Boston and other producers of quality public television programs, across all genres. For more information on this or other PBS sponsorship opportunities, contact the Sponsorship Group for Public Television at 800-886-9364, email sgptv@wgbh.org or visit sgptv.org.

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