Nexstar Media Group’s CBS affiliate WROC Rochester, N.Y., promoted News 8 Meteorologist James Gilbert to weekday morning meteorologist on News 8 at Sunrise and News 8 at Noon. In addition to his broadcast responsibilities, he will provide frequent weather updates on RochesterFirst.com, the RochesterFirst App, and associated digital and social platforms. Gilbert fell in love […]
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The veteran Rochester broadcasting executive is promoted from sales director to succeed the retiring vice president-general manager Louis Gattozzi at the Nexstar station.
A 110 year-old grave in a cemetery in Rochester, N.Y., became the unlikely setting for an internet sensation this past Election Day. Before it was over, millions of people from all around the world would be watching, hundreds of news outlets would be writing about it, and John Kucko, a digital reporter for WROC Rochester, N.Y., would have a career highlight.
Tribune Media is searching for a digital sales manager at WNEP (ABC) Scranton, Pa. Nexstar is looking for a news director at WROC (CBS) Rochester, N.Y. Futuri Media seeks a national account manager for locations in Cleveland and Dallas. A news director is also needed for a small southeast market. To see all job openings on TVNewsCheck, click here.
Television viewers will get a first hand view of the Super Bowl experience from the perspective of John Kucko, reporter and sports anchor at Rochester, N.Y., CBS affiliate WROC. Using a head-up display and the forward-facing cameras, Kucko will broadcast the unique sights and sounds of the week-long festivities leading up to the big game.