LUKEN SIGNS MULTI-NETWORK AFFILIATION DEAL WITH KSAO IN SACRAMENTO

April 21, 2016


Chattanooga, Tenn., (April 21, 2016) – Luken Communications is delighted to announce a multi-network affiliation agreement with KSAO in Sacramento, CA, serving the Sacramento-Stockton-Modesto market (DMA 20). KSAO, owned and operated by Cocola Broadcasting Companies, launched Rev’n and Retro TV on April 21, 2016. Viewers in the area can now find Rev’n and Retro TV over-the-air on channels 49.5 and 49.2, respectively.

Kevin Mosesian, Cocola Broadcasting’s Corporate Stations Manager, said, “Our team is proud to answer the local audience’s call and bring Retro TV back to Sacramento. Luken has proven to be a valuable programming partner, and we’re delighted to be the home of both Rev’n and Retro TV in this additional market.”

Tim Krass, Luken’s Vice President of Affiliate Sales – West, said, “Luken Communications is committed to providing high-quality, family-friendly networks to audiences everywhere. We appreciate the opportunity further our goal as we build on our already positive relationship with Cocola.”

With an assortment of vintage comedies like Mystery Science Theater 3000, The Lucy Show and The Beverly Hillbillies as well as classic dramas including Doctor Who, The Doctors and Route 66, Retro TV truly offers The Best in Classic Television. Retro TV’s newest acquisitions include Haven, Murdoch Mysteries, The Border, The Collector and Acorn TV Presents featuring classic series like I, Claudius and Poldark, as well as more recent, award-winning shows such as Anzac Girls.

Rev’n, a network geared towards the performance enthusiast, officially launched on December 1, 2014. Rev’n is dedicated to all things revving including cars, trucks, motorcycles, boats, ATVs, snowmobiles, events, auctions and more. With proven automotive content such as Stacey David’s GearZ®, Two Guys Garage, Bidding Wars, Truck U and My Classic Car, Rev'n is a hit with fans and advertisers alike.

For more information on these and other Luken networks, visit www.luken.tv.

About Luken Communications:
Luken Communications offers diverse, family-friendly programming with its collection of networks reaching approximately 80 percent of all U.S. households via a blend of over-the-air, cable and satellite television. The current network offerings include Rev’n, Retro TV, The Heartland Network, The Family Channel, TUFF TV and Frost Great Outdoors (FGO). Luken Communications’ flagship Retro TV was one of the first digital broadcast networks launched in 2005.