Lloyd Bucher

Station Manager

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Station Manager

Lloyd Bucher is the Station Manager for WPTV NewsChannel 5, the West Palm Beach NBC affiliate owned and operated by the E.W. Scripps Company.

Lloyd was promoted to that position in August, 2012, having served as the station's Director of Sales since February, 2007.  Prior to coming to Scripps, Lloyd served as General Sales Manager at WPLG in Miami and local sales manager at KYW, in his former hometown of Philadelphia. Before getting into broadcasting, Lloyd was a practicing attorney in the Philly area.

As station manager, Lloyd leads the department head team and oversees the station's day to day operations and strategic plan.  During his time as Station Manager of WPTV, the station was honored with the 2013 Regional Emmy award for Overall Station Excellence. 

Bucher serves on several not-for-profit boards including the Urban League of Palm Beach County and Florida Atlantic University's Center for Autism and Related Disabilities, as well as the Florida Association of Broadcasters and the Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce. 

Bucher has a B.B.A from Hofstra University and a J.D. from Widener University School of Law.

 

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