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Larry Wert's Next Priority For Tribune Stations: Marketing and Sales - Posted May 7, 2014
When he was first named president of Tribune Broadcasting, Larry Wert said his first priority was WPIX, Tribune's station in New York City. With a new general manager and ... [TVSpy]

Thanks for Helping Celebrate 10 Years of TVNewser - Posted May 1, 2014
On Tuesday we celebrated 10 years of TVNewser at the TVNewser Show and Job Fair. More than 900 job seekers and seminar participants packed the New Yorker Hotel for a day of hot TV news topics: there were drones and there was cake. We talked about the future of Aereo, the... [TVNewser]

The Evening Ticker: Discovery, Green, Quest - Posted April 24, 2014
Discovery Channel will air Everest Avalanche Tragedy Sunday, May 4. The 90-minute documentary will include eyewitness accounts from last Friday's deadly avalanche. An NBC News team was there producing a now-canceled special which was to include a wing suit flight from the summit. ... [TVNewser]

The Evening Ticker: Discovery, Green, Quest - Posted April 24, 2014
Discovery Channel will air Everest Avalanche Tragedy Sunday, May 4. The 90-minute documentary will include eyewitness accounts from last Friday's deadly avalanche. An NBC News team was there producing a now-canceled special which was to include a wing suit flight from the summit. ... [Fishbowl NY]

The Evening Ticker: Discovery, Green, Quest - Posted April 24, 2014
Discovery Channel will air Everest Avalanche Tragedy Sunday, May 4. The 90-minute documentary will include eyewitness accounts from last Friday's deadly avalanche. An NBC News team was there producing a now-canceled special which was to include a wing suit flight from the summit. ... [FishbowlNY]

Katherine Green Named SVP of News for Tribune - Posted April 24, 2014
Tribune Broadcasting has named Katherine Green senior vice president of news. Green will be responsible for all news production and operations across Tribune's 42 owned or operated stations. She reports to Tribune's president of broadcast media, ... [TVSpy]

Greg Easterly Named GM of Tribune's WGN - Posted March 31, 2014
Greg Easterly has been named general manager of WGN, Tribune's CW affiliate in Chicago, Robert Feder... [TVSpy]

Angela Betasso Joins Tribune as SVP of Sales - Posted March 25, 2014
Angela Betasso has been named senior vice president of sales for Tribune Broadcasting. She will begin in her new role on March 31, reporting to Tribune Broadcasting president ... [TVSpy]

TVNewser Show Price Break Ends Thursday - Posted March 18, 2014
The TVNewser Show is coming together. As part of the lineup we've got Fox News anchor Bret Baier, Fusion anchor ... [TVNewser]

Tribune Names Devin Johnson Head of Digital Media - Posted March 10, 2014
Tribune Broadcasting has named Devin Johnson SVP and Head of Digital Media. "Devin has both the vision and the operational experience to help Tribune Broadcasting redefine how we serve our audience," said Tribune's president of Broadcast Media ... [TVSpy]

Marshall Hites to Lead Creative Services for All Tribune Stations - Posted March 4, 2014
Tribune Broadcasting has promoted Marshall Hites to SVP, Marketing and Creative Services. He will oversee the Creative Services departments at all of Tribune's 42 owned or operated stations. Hites will report to Tribune president of Broadcast Media ... [TVSpy]

Bret Baier to Keynote TVNewser Show, April 29 - Posted February 27, 2014
Fox News "Special Report" anchor Bret Baier will be the morning keynote speaker for the TVNewser Show, April 29 in New York City. This being an election year, we'll talk wit... [TVNewser]

Kathy Clements Named Tribune Broadcasting COO - Posted January 13, 2014
Tribune Co. has made another key appointment in its broadcasting division. Effective immediately, Kathy Clements joins Tribune as chief operating officer for broadcasting, reporting to ... [TVSpy]

Tribune Names Lynda King COO for Broadcasting - Posted January 6, 2014
Lynda King has been named Tribune's chief operating officer for its broadcasting division. In her new role, which is effective immediately, King will report to Tribune president of broadcast media ... [TVSpy]

Tribune Lays Off Nearly 700 in Reorganization of Publishing Division - Posted November 20, 2013
Nearly 700 people were laid off from Tribune Co. newspapers Wednesday as the company prepares to reorganize its publishing division, the Chicago Tribune reports. The layoffs, ... [TVSpy]

Toni Falvo Joins Tribune Broadcasting as SVP of Research - Posted November 19, 2013
Toni Falvo has been named senior vice president of research for Tribune Broadcasting. In her new role, which begins December 9, she will oversee all research functions for Tribune's stations. "As Tribune's growing portfolio of assets pr... [TVSpy]

Rich Graziano Named President, GM of WPIX - Posted November 18, 2013
Rich Graziano has been named president and general manager of WPIX, Tribune's CW affiliate in New York City. His appointment is effective immediately. It is a move within Tribune for Graziano, who previousl... [TVSpy]

General Manager Eric Meyrowitz Out at WPIX - Posted November 11, 2013
WPIX vice president and general manager Eric Meyrowitz is out at Tribune's CW affiliate in New York City. A station spokesperson confirms to TVSpy that Meyrowitz's departure was announced this morning by Trib... [TVSpy]

Tribune SVP of Local Media Departs - Posted September 30, 2013
Steve Charlier, senior vice president of local media for Tribune Broadcasting has left the company. Robert Feder reports Charlier is lea... [TVSpy]

After a Year as Acting GM of WGN, Steve Farber Named SVP of Operations for Tribune - Posted September 25, 2013
Steve Farber, who was appointed acting general manager of Tribune Broadcasting's flagship station WGN last year, has been named sen... [TVSpy]

Joe Young to Retire as KDAF General Manager - Posted September 24, 2013
Tribune Broadcasting has announced Joe Young will retire from KDAF after serving as vice president and general manager of the Dallas CW sta... [SocialTimes.com]

Paul Rennie Named GM of WXIN-WTTV - Posted August 22, 2013
Paul Rennie has been named vice president and general manager of WXIN-WTTV, the Fox and CW affiliates in Indianapolis. It is a move within Tribune for Rennie, who has been general sales ... [TVSpy]

WPIX Names Mark Effron News Director - Posted April 9, 2013
Mark Effron has been named vice president and news director of WPIX, Tribune's CW affiliate in New York City. Effron is the former vice president of news and daytime programming at MSNBC. He has al... [TVSpy]

Broadcasting Division CEO Nils Larsen Out at Tribune - Posted April 3, 2013
Broadcasting division CEO Nils Larsen has left Tribune Co., according to Chicagoland Radio and Media. ... [TVSpy]

Tribune Exec: Filling WPIX News Director Slot is Priority One - Posted March 21, 2013
WPIX has been without a news director since October. But the station isn't exactly driving into the darkness alone. Veteran Channel 11 manager John Houseman was named interim news director when Bill Carey stepped down after three years. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Tribune Exec: Filling WPIX News Director Slot is Priority One - Posted March 21, 2013
WPIX has been without a news director since October. But the station isn't exactly driving into the darkness alone. Veteran Channel 11 manager John Houseman was named interim news director when Bill Carey stepped down after three years. ... [FishbowlNY]

Larry Wert: Hiring a News Director at WPIX is Top Priority - Posted March 21, 2013
Larry Wert officially began his job as the president of local broadcasting for Tribune's 23 stations this week. Wert ... [TVSpy]

Longtime NBC Executive David Doebler Named President-GM of WMAQ - Posted March 19, 2013
David Doebler has been named president and general manager of WMAQ, the NBC-owned station in Chicago. His appointment is effective immediately, the station announced Tuesday... [TVSpy]

It's Official: Larry Wert Leaving WMAQ For Tribune - Posted February 13, 2013
WMAQ general manager Larry Wert is leaving the NBC O&O for a top job at Tribune Co. Wert will be the president of local broadcasting, overseeing strategy and opreations for 23 tel... [TVSpy]

WMAQ Moving Morning, Midday Newscasts to NBC Tower in Chicago - Posted January 9, 2013
WMAQ is closing the street-level studio facility it has leased for ten years and moving the morning and midday newscasts to the NBC Tower in Chicago, Time Out Chicago's Robert Feder ... [TVSpy]

WMAQ Adds a Bear to Sunday Night Sports Show - Posted September 6, 2012
Brandon Marshall, wide receiver for the Chicago Bears, will join WMAQ as a regular contributor to the Chicago NBC owned television station's "Sports Sunday" show. "We think ... [TVSpy]

WMAQ President Larry Wert Named EVP of Station Initiatives for NBC O&Os - Posted September 28, 2011
Larry Wert, who has been president and general manager of NBC owned-and-operated WMAQ in Chicago since 1998, has taken on an additional title: executive vice president of station initiatives for NBC-owned stations. "My priority role will remain h... [TVSpy]

Cheryl Scott and Alicia Roman Join Chicago's WMAQ - Posted September 12, 2011
NBC owned-and-operated WMAQ in Chicago has added two meteorologists to the weather team: Cheryl Scott (pictured, right) and ... [TVSpy]

2 Years After Retiring, Art Norman Returns to WMAQ - Posted August 15, 2011
Art Norman, who retired two years ago from WMAQ after 30 years with the NBC O&O, is returning to the station part-time beginning this fall. Norman will broadcast his segments, "Art Nor... [TVSpy]

Former NBC Page To Head Stations Division - Posted July 18, 2007
John Wallace, a 19-year NBC veteran, is being tapped to take over the NBC Universal TV stations division. Wallace began his career as an NBC Page and will immediately oversee the 10 NBC owned-and-operated stations. From NBCU CEO Jeff ... [TVNewser]

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