David Waterman was appointed secretary of the board of directors of Block Communications Inc. This is in addition to his role as the general counsel for the company.

Block Communications, Inc. is a 112-year-old privately held diversified media holding company headquartered in Toledo, Ohio, with primary operations in cable television, newspaper publishing, high-speed internet and residential telephone services.

A partner and chair of the management committee at Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick LLP, law firm located in Toledo, Waterman specializes in corporate law, business organizations, estate planning, mergers and acquisitions and divestitures, taxation, trusts and estates. He graduated from Princeton in 1971 with a degree in electrical engineering and holds a law degree from the University of Michigan.