WLS Chicago Names A Pair Of Assistant News Directors

News veterans Doug Whitmire and Nneka Nwosu Faison have been appointed assistant news director for ABC-owned WLS Chicago. In their new roles, Doug Whitmire will oversee news gathering, day-of newscasts and operations. Faison will oversee digital, including ABC 7’s new streaming newscasts, specials and storytelling. WLS President and General Manager John Idler said: “The collaboration […]

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WCVB Ups Nneka Nwosu Faison To EP Of ‘Chronicle’

Nneka Nwosu Faison has been promoted to executive producer of Hearst-owned WCVB Boston’s Chronicle local news magazine. Faison’s promotion was announced today and is effective at year-end when current executive producer, Chris Stirling, retires after 35 years at Chronicle. Faison is currently Chronicle’s managing editor. “Over the course of her impressive career here at Chronicle, as well as at stations […]