Sam (Samuel Aaron) Korotkin, son of Albany native Bruce (and Deborah) Korotkin, and grandson of the late Sylvia and Arthur Korotkin (retired senior partner of Urbach, Kahn & Werlin CPAs) was recently awarded a New York State Emmy Award.
Sam Korotkin, a senior videographer with Buffalo’s Pegula Sports and Entertainment (PS&E), which is the parent company of the Buffalo Bills and the Buffalo Sabres, was one of a team of winners in the category of “Sports: Interview/Discussion.”
Korotkin is an honors graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism and Buffalo’s Nichols School. After college he worked in Memphis for WMC-TV, the NBC affiliate, as a sports reporter, producer and anchor prior to his employment with PS&E.
Bruce Korotkin received the Albany Jewish Federation Young Men’s Leadership Award in 1984, but then moved to Buffalo for his job in 1985. Sam grew up in Amherst, a suburb of Buffalo.