NextGen TV Debuts On 8 Orlando Stations

WOFL, WRBW, WFTV, WRDQ, WKMG, WESH, WKCF and WUCF are now broadcasting with ATSC 3.0 technology

TVN’S MEDIA JOBS

New Jobs Posted To TVNewsCheck

New jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center this week include openings for a multimedia sales account exec, a news producer, a general manager, a national sales manager, a broadcast technology manager, a senior account exec and a digital sales director.

WESH, WKCF Orlando Unveil New Anchor Lineups

TVN’S MEDIA JOBS

News, Sales Jobs At Scripps, Hearst, Weigel Stations

New TV jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include openings for account execs and an investigative MMJ in Florida, Michigan and Indiana at Scripps, Hearst and Weigel stations.

DMA 18

Orlando TV Plans 1-Year Pulse Shooting Coverage

DMA 19: ORLANDO, FL

John Soapes The New GM Of WESH-WKCF

Hearst moves the executive from its WYFF in South Carolina to succeed the retiring James Carter as head of its Orlando NBC-CW duopoly.

 

DMA 19

WESH-WKCF Orlando GM Jim Carter To Retire

This summer, he will step down from the top spot at Hearst’s Orlando stations, concluding a broadcasting career of more than 40 years. Carter’s successor will be announced at a future date.

 

DMA 19: ORLANDO, FL

‘WESH 2 News At 10’ On WKCF Expands To Hour

Hearst’s Orlando, Fla. (DMA 19) duopoly of  WESH (NBC) and WKCF (CW) today announced the expansion of WESH 2 News on CW18 at 10:00 p.m. to an hour beginning Jan. 4, 2016. The newscast will be anchored by Stewart Moore, Angela Taylor and meteorologist Tony Mainolfi. “We’re always looking for new ways to meet the […]

DMA 18 (ORLANDO, FL)

WESH’s Moore To Anchor Mornings On WKCF

Hearst-owned NBC affiliate WESH Orlando, Fla. (DMA 18), has named Stewart Moore anchor of its WESH 2 News on co-owned CW affil WKCF from 7 to 9 a.m. beginning Monday, April 21. Michelle Imperato will be joining Stewart at the anchor desk in June. Both Stewart and Michelle will have a role during WESH 2 […]

DMA 19

Hearst’s Orlando Properties To Aid Tornado Relief

Hearst Television WESH (NBC) and WKCF (CW) Orlando, Fla. (DMA 19), are focusing attention on relief efforts for the victims of Monday’s Oklahoma tornado. The stations and their subchannels are airing hourly messages and WESH 2 News is devoting special time to the cause, supplying viewers with this donation information from the American Red Cross: […]

DMA 19 (ORLANDO, FLA.)

CW Names WKCF Model Affiliate Of The Year

DMAS 19, 48 & 78

Rentrak Adds 4 Hearst Stations To Roster

Rentrak Corp. has signed a StationView Essentials contract with Hearst Television Inc. for four of its stations — WESH (NBC) and WKCF (CW) Orlando, Fla.; WLKY (CBS) Louisville, Ky.; and WMTW (ABC), Portland, Maine. The Hearst partnership brings the total number of client stations to more than 170 that are subscribing to Rentrak’s census-based measurement […]

DMA 19

WESH‐WKCF Orlando Promotes Marketing Team

Hearst’s Orlando, Fla. (DMA 19), duopoly of WESH (NBC)â€ÂWKCF (CW) has promoted Steve Rifkin to creative services director of all the Hearst Orlando platforms that include, WESH, WKCF, MeTV, ThisTV, Estrella TV, WESH.com and CW18tv.com. Rifkin was promoted from the creative services director of WKCF where he has worked for the past seven years. In […]

WESH Shifts Wimbledon To Stay With Anthony Trial

DMA 19

Casey Anthony Trial Pushes U.S. Open To WKCF