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On the Move, 12/22/14

Dionne Miller becomes the first female sports anchor at ABC O&O WLS from sports anchor/reporter at FOX O&O WFLD in Chicago.

Chelsea Gates joins 120Sports.com as the Social Media Reporter & Co-Host of 120 Morning Run.

Kaley O’Kelley becomes the 5, 6 & 10pm Anchor at CBS O&O KTVT in Dallas from morning anchor at KTVK in Phoenix.

Allyson Rae joins WUSA9 in Washington, DC as Meteorologist from WZVN-WBBH in Fort Myers, FL.

Kimberly Gill moves to WDIV-TV in Detroit as Anchor/Reporter from KDKA in Pittsburgh.

Johnny Kane joins FOX Sports Detroit as Host/Reporter from sports anchor at KMBC in Kansas City

Mike Berman becomes the Main Sports Anchor at WTTV, CBS4 in Indianapolis from YNN in Austin.

Marianne Lyles becomes the Morning and Noon Anchor at WTTV, CBS4 in Indianapolis from WISN in Milwaukee.

Lindsay Riley becomes the Morning and Noon Meteorologist at WTTV, CBS4 in Indianapolis from weekend weather at KXAS in Dallas.

Kara Sewell moves to WXIX-TV in Cincinnati as Anchor of “Fox 19 Morning News” from KWCH in Wichita.

Miller, Gates, O’Kelley, Rae, Gill, Kane, Berman, Lyles, Riley and Sewell are all represented by Matthew Kingsley – President & CEO of 3 Kings Entertainment, LLC

 

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Anchor Kimberly Gill Leaves Pittsburgh for Detroit

static.squarespaceAnchor Kimberly Gill has decided to leave Pittsburgh CBS-owned station KDKA. According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Gill is headed to NBC affiliate WDIV in Detroit, where she will be a reporter and fill-in anchor.

“While this is no doubt a nice opportunity for Kimberly, we will most certainly miss her,” KDKA news director Anne Linaberger said in a statement.

Gill joined KDKA three years ago. She previously worked at ABC affiliate WEWS in Cleveland as a morning news anchor and multimedia journalist.

Gill will anchor her last Pittsburgh newscast November 7.

On the Move, 12/14/11

WMAQ sports director Paula Faris will join ABC News as co-anchor of “World News Now.” She will also contribute to “Good Morning America.”

WCCB morning anchor Anna Kooiman joins Fox News Channel as an anchor and correspondent.

Robert Moses, a reporter at KSTP in Minneapolis, joins WNYW in New York City.

KDVR-KWGN anchor Zubin Mehenti moves from Denver to Bristol, CT, as he joins ESPN. Read more

Macie McInnis Jepson Returns to Cleveland, Joining WEWS Morning Newscast

Macie McInnis Jepson is returning to Cleveland TV as the new co-anchor of WEWS‘s morning newscast.

The ABC-affiliate announced this week that McInnis Jepson, who worked at Cleveland Fox-affiliate WJW in the 90s, would be joining the station in November.

“Announcing Macie as one of our morning news anchors is another step in strengthening this very important news daypart,” WEWS news director Jill Manuel said in a statement.  “Many viewers already know Macie, and her knowledge of the people, places, and things that matter to Northeast Ohioans will be advantageous to everyone who engages with NewsChannel5 in the morning on-air, online and through our social media platforms.” Read more

KDKA Hires Former CBS Correspondent Susan Koeppen and Former WEWS Anchor Kimberly Gill

KDKA, the CBS O&O in Pittsburgh, has hired two new anchors for the evening newscasts: former CBS News consumer correspondent Susan Koeppen (pictured) and former WEWS anchor Kimberly Gill.

Koeppen, who frequently contributed to “The Early Show” during her time at CBS News, will co-anchor the 6 p.m. newscast with Stacy Smith and the 11 p.m. newscast with Ken Rice beginning September 19. She will also contribute to the station as a consumer reporter.

“It was a really natural pairing for her to come to the station,” KDKA news director Anne Linaberger told the Pittsburgh Business Times of Koeppen, who lives in Pittsburgh with her family.

Kimberly Gill, who was cut loose at Cleveland ABC affiliate WEWS in July, begins October 3 as the noon and 4 p.m. anchor. She will anchor both broadcasts alongside Smith. Read more

Cleveland’s WEWS Cuts Morning Anchor Team

Cleveland’s WEWS did not renew the contracts of morning anchors Kimberly Gill (right) and Pete Kenworthy, TVSpy has learned.

“My contract with WEWS was set to expire August 5, 2011,” Gill told TVSpy in an email. “I was told Tuesday, July 5, 2011 that it would not be renewed.”

“Our employment relationships are private,” WEWS news director Jill Manuel told TVSpy in an email. “We do not discuss them in public.”

Gill and Kenworthy have  not been seen on the Cleveland ABC affiliate since July 5. “Good Morning Cleveland” has been anchored by Curtis Jackson since then. However, both anchors have been active on their Twitter feeds, responding to eagle-eyed Cleveland viewers who noticed the two were not in their usual morning seats.

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