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Informed Owl

Wise Local Marketing


WLEX-TV, channel 18, is the NBC-affiliated television station for Lexington, Kentucky and the East-Central Kentucky region. WLEX-TV’s studio is on Russell Cave Road in northern Fayette County.

Together with, text and email alerts, and timely social media updates, WLEX and can deliver news anywhere, anytime on any platform.

We help advertisers reach their target audience with newspaper, online, mobile, search and social media advertising opportunities. Please contact the Internet director below so we can help craft a campaign that works for you.



Sherry Elam
Internet Director | - Lexington, KY

Phone: (859) 226-7660  |  Linkedin: LinkedIn  |  Phone: Twitter

Sherry worked in retail management for 12 years before entering the world of online marketing. She joined the WLEX team in 2010 and has since received numerous awards for implementing outstanding digital strategies for local businesses, including the Informed Owl President’s Award and the WLEX Helping Hands Award.

Prior to WLEX, Sherry was an account executive for the Lexington Herald-Leader, where she received monthly recognition as the top online-revenue producer. Sherry earned her bachelor’s degree in apparel and textiles from Morehead State University in Morehead, Ky.