Category: Moving Up

AN LA PROMOTION

Longtime managing editor and 11pm executive producer Marina Perelman is the new number two at KNBC in Los Angeles. Her new assignment begins immediately. ...

MOVING UP

Ashley Talley is headed to WRAL in Raleigh as Enterprise Executive Producer. She’s been ND for Gray’s  WMBF in Myrtle Beach, SC since May 2015. We have the notes from WMBF GM Sarah ...

A CHICAGO EP MOVES UP

Matt Knutson, executive producer of “Windy City Live,” has been promoted to director of content innovation at Disney’s WLS. He’ll supervise all local programming ...

A NEW NUMBER TWO

Starting Monday, Alexa Rodríguez takes over as assistant news director at Telemundo’s WNJU in New Jerysey. Rodriguez takes over from Delinés Batlle-Alonso, who left ...

GOING MILE-HIGH

Tribune-soon-to-be-Nexstar-or-maybe-even-Fox’s KDVR in Denver has lured away Brooks Garner from Tegna’s KHOU in Houston to be the station’s new morning meteorologist. He’ll come on ...

COMING HOME TO TUCSON

Shea Sorenson is the newly-named meteorologist/weather anchor for the weekday early morning block “Tucson Today” on Quincy’s KVOA in Tucson, AZ. The Arizona native ...

WTSP GETS A NEW GM

TEGNA Monday promoted Kari Jacobs, president and general manager of WVEC (ABC) in Norfolk, Virginia, to president-GM of its CBS affiliate WTSP  in Tampa-St. Petersburg ...

A BIG JUMP TO CNN

Amie Hudspeth is moving from KAVU in Victoria, TX to CNN Headline News in Atlanta as Script Supervisor for “Weekend Morning Express.” She’s been ...

KCBS NEW GM

Veteran TV stations executive Jay Howell has been named president and General Manager of  CBS Los Angeles properties, KCBS-TV, KCAL-TV, CBSLA.com and the newly launched streaming service CBSN ...

HEADING WEST

Staci-Lyn Onofre has been hired as the next ND for News Press and Gazette’s KRDO in Colorado Springs CO. Onofre is currently the Asst. ND ...

A MILWAUKEE MOVE

He’s a fill-in no more. Ben Handelman is permanently moving to the Monday through Friday weekday anchor desk at Tribune-soon-to-be-Nexstar’s WITI in Milwaukee He’s ...

MEREDITH MOVE-UP

Chris Passon moves from Assistant News Director to News Director for this Meredith’s  KPTV in Portland, OR. GM Adrienne Roark shared the news with her staff. ...

MOVING UP IN ARIZONA

Patty Talahongva has been selected as the executive producer for Indian Country Today’s new television news program.  Talahongva is a multimedia journalist who has ...

A FAST RISER

It’s been barely six months since Lacey Crisp exited then-Raycom’s-now-Gray’s WOIO in Cleveland and traveled down the interstate to Columbus and Dispatch Broadcasting’s WBNS ...

HEADED FOR UTAH

Mark Shepherd is the new Assistant ND for Fox affiliate KSTU in Salt Lake City, starting April 15.. Shepherd most recently worked at Tribune’s KDAF ...

GOING NETWORK

Stephanie Himonidis is leaving LA to join the Telemundo Network. She’s moving to Miami and co-hosting chores for “Un Nuevo Día” from her most ...

A BUMP UP IN INDY

Jeff Rosetti has been promoted to the top job at Dispatch Broadcast Group’s WTHR, in Indianapolis, IN. He’s been the assistant ND since 2011, and ...

A NEW EP IN CLEVELAND

Scripps’ WEWS in Cleveland tapped Josh Voight as the newsroom’s new executive producer. He’s been working for Tribune’s Indianapolis duopoly WTTV/WXIN  for the past four ...

WEST COAST-BOUND

Brittany Falkers heads to the Pacific Northwest and Tegna’s KGW in Portland, OR as the station’s new weekend anchor. She leaves Nexstar’s WFRV in ...