Sharon van Zwieten has been named senior executive producer at WPIX, Tribune’s CW affiliate in New York City. In her new role, effective June 10, van Zwieten will oversee the content of all WPIX newscasts.
van Zwieten was most recently the senior executive producer of news for Univision Deportes in Miami. She has also worked at ESPN Star Sports in Singapore, CNN, ABC News and CNBC Asia.
“Sharon brings passion, an expert eye for content and a successful track record of news expansion to PIX11 and I’m certain she will be a valuable asset to our news organization,” WPIX vice president of news Mark Effron said in a statement.
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