Jill Manuel To Lead TopicPulse Partnership Efforts

Futuri Media on Wednesday named Jill Manuel director of TopicPulse partnership development. Futuri said Manuel’s expertise with broadcast newsroom digital integration and history blending compelling journalism and engagement will provide a strategic resource for Futuri’s TopicPulse partners. Manuel, a journalist for 20 years, joins Futuri after two years as assistant news director at Fox-owned WFLD […]


WFLD Chicago Assistant News Director Gone

Jill Manuel, assistant news director of Fox-owned WFLD Chicago (DMA 3) is leaving the station; her last day is today. According to a station spokesperson, she and the station “mutually agreed to part ways.” Manuel joined WFLD in April 2014, coming from WEWS Cleveland where she was news director. Earlier in her career, she worked […]


WFLD Names Jill Manuel Assistant News Director

Fox-owned WFLD Chicago (DMA 3) has hired Jill Manuel to be assistant news director, effective April 15. Most recently, Manuel was news director of WEWS Cleveland where, under her leadership, the station won a George Foster Peabody award for investigative journalism in 2011. Earlier in her career, she worked in Chicago in various positions, including […]


WEWS News Director Jill Manuel Out