The Dispatch Broadcast Group executive will make the move once the sale of its stations to Tegna closes. He will be succeeded as president-GM of WTHR Indianapolis by Michael Brouder.
The broadcast arm of Dispatch Printing Co. promotes Larry Delia, the GM of its Indianapolis stations, to president , adding oversight of its Columbus, Ohio, CBS affiliate.
Larry Delia, the former head of Tribune’s Indy Fox-CW duo, is succeeding John Cardenas as head of NBC affiliate WTHR and Cozi TV station WALV-CD.
As our local economies have suffered over the past several years, we channeled the power of stations to persuade local businesses to hire another person. What started out as a local market challenge spread, and soon we were having a very real, very measureable impact upon our communities.
Larry Delia moves from head of Tribune’s WPMT Harrisburg, Pa., to run WXIN and WTTV.