The managing editor of Cox's Seattle affiliate's promotion to news director is effective immediately. He has been with the station since 2008.
Jake Milstein Named KIRO Seattle ND
Jake Mistein has been named KIRO news director after a six-year run as the Cox-owned ABC affiliate’s managing editor.
In his previous role, Milstein was responsible for growing station newscasts, digital platforms and news brand.
“Under Jake’s leadership,we will continue to deliver exceptional daily newscasts to our viewers and position KIRO 7 Eyewitness News as the No.1 digital content distributor for Seattle,” station VP/GM Jay O’Connor said in a statement.