Jim Mannix has been named local sales manager at WFLD-WPWR, the Fox-owned duopoly in Chicago.

It is a move within Fox for Mannix, who has been national sales manager at WTTG-WDCA in Washington, DC for the past seven years. Prior to that, he was an account executive for Fox Stations Sales in New York for three years.

He begins in Chicago on March 4, reporting to Rita Marcocci, the stations’ vice president and general sales manager.