Dave Kaplar will lead the newsgathering efforts of Nexstar’s CBS affiliate in Johnstown-Altoona-State College, Pa.
Nexstar CBS affiliate WTAJ Johnstown-Altoona-State College, Pa. (DMA 101) today announced the hiring of Dave Kaplar as news director.
Kaplar is a three-time Emmy award winner who has worked as a producer, executive producer, managing editor and news director. He has been a newsroom leader in Cleveland, Dallas, Denver and, most recently, Boston.
Kaplar will oversee WTAJ’s news department that, in addition to the main Altoona facility,includes bureaus in Johnstown, DuBois and State College.