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WRCB TV - Channel 3

Phone: (423) 267-5412Fax: (423) 267-6840900 Whitehall Road, ChattanoogaTN 37405 Send email to WRCB TV - Channel 3

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A BBB Accredited Business since 03/18/1977

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Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 16 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised WRCB TV - Channel 3's rating include:

  • Length of time business has been operating.
  • No complaints filed with BBB.
  • BBB has sufficient background information on this business.

Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint TypeTotal Closed Complaints
Advertising / Sales Issues0
Billing / Collection Issues0
Problems with Product / Service0
Delivery Issues0
Guarantee / Warranty Issues0
Total Closed Complaints 0

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Additional Information

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BBB file opened: 03/01/1977Business started: 05/06/1956
Licensing

This company is in an industry that may require licensing, bonding or registration in order to lawfully do business. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

These agencies may include:

Secretary of State/TN
312 8th Avenue North 6th Floor, Snodgrass Tower
Nashville, TN37243-0001
(615) 741-2286

BBB records show a license number of 0119402 for this company, issued by Secretary of State/TN. The expiration date of this license is 10/01/2014. SARKES TARZIAN, INC. .

Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Tom Tolar (President/General Manager)Mr. Ralph Flynn (General Sales Manager)Ms. Karen Hinkle-Long (Assignment Editor)Mr. Ronnie Minton (Promotion Manager)Mr. Randy Smith (Sports Director)Mr. Derrall Stalvey (News Director)Ms. Pam Teague (Program Director)
Number of Employees

98

Business Category

Television Stations & Broadcast Companies

Map & Directions

Map & Directions

Address for WRCB TV - Channel 3

900 Whitehall Road

Chattanooga, TN 37405

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1 Locations

  • 900 Whitehall Road 

    Chattanooga, TN 37405

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  • Advertising or Sales
  • Billing or Collection
  • Problems with Products or Services
  • Delivery
  • Guarantee or Warranty

We do not handle workplace disputes, discrimination claims or claims about the quality of health or legal services.

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