Former Liberty and Fox TV Stations exec Bob Simone will head KMSB (Fox) and KTTU (MNT).
Robert M. “Bob” Simone today was named president and general manager of Belo Corp.’s Tucson stations, KMSB (Fox) and KTTU (MNT).
A 25-year broadcast television veteran, Simone most recently was with Liberty Media advising the company on its broadcast industry initiatives.
Prior to his position at Liberty, Simone spent 20 years at Fox Television Stations Inc. in a variety of management roles. During his last 11 years with Fox, he was vice president-GM of three different Fox O&Os: KPTV Portland, Ore., KDVR Denver and WTFX Philadelphia. His career also includes senior management positions at WFLD Chicago and KSTU Salt Lake City.