The acting news director of Weigel’s Milwaukee CBS affiliate gets the job permanently.
Weigel Broadcasting’s CBS affiliate WDJT Milwaukee (DMA 35) on Wednesday promoted of Tracy Davis to news director. She started at WDJT in August of 2013 as assistant news director and has been the acting news director since March 23.
Davis started her career at WLFI West Lafayette, Ind., as a producer and then was an executive producer at WFFF-WVNY Burlington, Vt.-Plattsburgh, N.Y., where she ascended to news manager and then news director, a position she held from 2011 to 2013.
“Tracy’s vision and strong news instincts along with her endless drive and passion make her the ideal leader for our news group,” said Mark Strachota, WDJT VP-GM.”With Tracy’s inside knowledge of our newsroom and news strategy I look forward to even greater success as we continue to grow our news footprint in the market.”