Meet the Team

Gene Desonia
Account Executive
gdesonia@wluctv6.com

Rebecca Kraemer
Account Executive
rkraemer@wluctv6.com

Mary Myers
Account Executive
mmyers@wluctv6.com

Cody Smith
Account Executive
csmith@wluctv6.com

Veronica Tackman
Account Executive
vtackman@wluctv6.com

Kara Damm
Account Executive
kdamm@wluctv6.com

Tanya Wynkoop
Account Executive
twynkoop@wluctv6.com

Ariel Kargela
Account Executive
akargela@wluctv6.com


Why work with TV6, FOX UP, and Upper Michigan’s Source?

TV6 and FOX UP are more than just TV Stations. We are ingrained in the community. People all across the Upper Peninsula have been tuning into WLUC for more than 60 years. TV6 and FOX UP are as much a part of your lives as we are your business.

We work to be your business’s one-stop media consulting shop. Two market-leading television stations in the Upper Peninsula along with the powerhouse of UpperMichigansSource.com and our digital audience acquisition products that reach desktop, tablet, and mobile devices, all work to increase your brand recall. TV6 will work with you to be sure that you are comfortable with your advertising decisions and conduct ongoing reviews of the success of your campaign.

Your account executive will work with you to develop a highly effective campaign for your business. They will meet with you to learn about your business, your target audience, and help craft the right message, before building a multi-screen campaign tailored just for you. Using local in-market research to pin point your audience, and where they can be found.

6 Productions

High Quality Production for TV and Digital

Our professional, multiple award-winning TV6 Creative Services team are experts in shooting, editing, sound and special effects. Whether you have a specific idea in mind, or none at all, our Creative Team will collaborate with you to make a TV commercial that’s an effective message to promote your business.

TV6 also has vast array of production tools to help bring your vision to life. Whether it's a quick and simple shoot and edit project, or a large, ongoing commercial campaign, or even a long-form video, we are here to serve our advertisers. While other production companies will charge high production rates, and a lot for little things, we can build you a commercial and deliver it to viewers at a very reasonable price. Free consultations and estimates available upon request. Contact Scott Zerbel at szerbel@wluctv6.com for more information.

Marshall Marketing

Marshall Marketing is an industry leading research and consulting company whose services are available in our market exclusively through WLUC TV6. Marshall Marketing surveys provide customized, market-specific, research and consulting utilizing the latest consumer survey methods. The survey results can assist your company in identifying and targeting consumer demographics, behavior, trends, market awareness, and media habits directly related to your business. Please take a moment to check out www.marshallmarketingusa.com for more details.

Digital

Digital Advertising is the fastest growing form of media outreach on the local level. This ever-changing medium has become a must for local businesses to reach their target audience with pinpoint accuracy and a strong message. Digital advertising also allows for full transparency, and real time analytics, which allows your campaign to adjust in a moment’s notice. Our team is constantly training on new digital products to make sure that your business’s campaign runs as effectively as possible.

Upper Michigan’s Source

With nearly 4 million average monthly page views UpperMichigansSource.com is one of regions most visited digital platforms, it truly is Upper Michigan’s Source for News, Weather and Sports. With the TV6 and FOX UP mobile app you can also be sure to reach an audience on the go, and direct them back to your website, or social media page.

Local X – A Division of Gray Television

As a division of Gray Television, Inc., you can expect excellent marketing guidance and service from a highly trusted institution in our community. LocalX offers a full suite of digital solutions. We are a true digital agency so we are able to make recommendations based on what we think will work for you rather than just what we have to sell. We believe highly in transparency, so you can track your individual solutions through your LocalX Dashboard as well as monthly reports, reviewed each month with your account executive to assess the success of your campaign.

The Weather Channel

TV6 and FOX UP is the only official partner of The Weather Channel and Weather.com. We have the ability to place your ads on both Weather.com and the Weather Channel's app, with the ability to target users based on their current location, anywhere in the Upper Peninsula or across the country. We can even deliver different ads based on the weather conditions. Ask your account executive for more information about this exciting opportunity. Follow this link to view a short explanatory video.

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NBC News Headlines

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The judge accepted their recommendations, but will not formally sentence Fields until March for killing Heather Heyer and injuring dozens.

Man who killed newlywed set to die by lethal injection in Texas

Lawyers for Alvin Braziel Jr. had asked the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals to stop his execution, arguing in part he is intellectually disabled.

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Jazmine Headley, 23, faced possible charges of resisting arrest, acting in a manner injurious to a child, criminal trespass and obstructing governmental administration.

Alabama 9-year-old dies by suicide after racist taunts and bullying, her family says

Eddwina Harris, the girl's aunt, said much of the bullying stemmed from McKenzie Adams' friendship with a boy at her school.

Steph Curry doubts U.S. landed men on moon, NASA offers to prove it

"We’d love for Mr. Curry to tour the lunar lab at our Johnson Space Center in Houston, perhaps the next time the Warriors are in town to play the Rockets," said a NASA spokesman.