Molly Kelly is promoted from marketing director to station manager of WCIU, WWME and WMEU.
Weigel Broadcasting Co. today promoted Molly Kelly, director of marketing and promotions for its Chicago stations, to station manager of the three: WCIU, WWME and WMEU.
Kelly is an experienced television executive with a background in marketing, brand management and production of local news promotion.
As station manager, Kelly will oversee the day-to-day operations of the marketing, promotion, content, programming and Web departments.
“We are pleased to promote her from within our station ranks. Since joining our station group almost three years ago, she has proven herself as a leader and someone who can get the job done,” said Neal Sabin, executive vice president, Weigel Broadcasting Co. “Her background in production, traffic and news, promotion and marketing combined with her passion for local television make her great fit for station manager.”
Kelly also has been part of the team that launched Weigel’s latest venture: This TV Network. Previously, she was the brand manager and advertising and promotion manager overseeing the marketing and promotion for the LIN TV stations in Grand Rapids, Mich. Before assuming a role as part of the LIN TV management team, Kelly was a promotion producer for the station’s news and entertainment programming. She began her career at WISN Milwaukee in promotion, traffic and community affairs.