Henry Hinton, President of Inner Banks Media, LLC is a broadcaster and businessman in Greenville, NC. He the long time host of eastern North Carolina’s popular syndicated radio show Talk of the Town which airs on two FM stations and a cable TV channel.
An active supporter of higher education Hinton is a former member of the UNC Board of Governors and chairman of the ECU Foundation Board. He is also former president of the North Carolina Association of Broadcasters state board. He was enshrined into the North Carolina Broadcasters Hall of Fame in 2015.
Henry and his son, Hank, own Inner Banks Media which owns and operates six FM radio stations in eastern North Carolina along with some affiliated companies and commercial real estate holdings.
In 2016 Hinton received the Outstanding Alumni Award from his alma mater East Carolina University. He is the former chairman of the Greenville-Pitt County Chamber of Commerce and was named Greenville’s Business Leader of the Year in 2002.
Henry resides in Greenville with his wife Debbie. Henry also has a daughter, Courtney, who is a nurse in Charleston, SC. His daughter in law Meredith is an attorney in Greenville. She and Hank have two sons Holt and Hunter.