Frank Chebalo is a resident of Virginia Beach and has worked in television broadcasting for 30 years with experience in Broadcast Engineering, Facility Design and budgeting, capital planning, and project implementation. He held executive positions with The New York Times Broadcast Media Group including Senior VP Operations & Engineering, and President & General Manager. Throughout his tenure with the New York Times Broadcast Media Group, Mr. Chebalo served as chief consult on all major technical initiatives.
He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from King’s College in 1977, with a minor in English. He completed a leadership course at Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth and attended an executive education series through Columbia University Graduate School of Business and Duke University.
Mr. Chebalo has owned a combination branded gas station, convenience store, car wash, along with Laundromats in Virginia Beach and Norfolk. In 2010 he earned the prestigious Accredited Business Intermediary (ABI) designation from the American Business Brokers Association, and in 2011 earned the distinction of Certified Main Street Business Broker (CMSBB). In 2012 Frank received the prestigious International Business Broker Association’s “Certified Business Intermediary” (CBI) designation. A member of the Carolinas-Virginia Business Brokers Association, and currently on the Board serving as Treasurer, Frank is also a member of the International Business Brokers Association. Frank is a Licensed Real Estate Agent in Virginia specializing in commercial properties.