Caroline Foy Welch will retire as president and general manager of ABC O&O WTVD Raleigh-Durham, N.C., after nearly eight years in the post. Until a replacement is found, Welch will remain and help with the transition.
She moves from KOLD Tucson to oversee news operations at the ABC Owned station in Raleigh-Durham, N.C.
The former marketing director of WAVE Louisville, Ky., will be responsible for the ABC Raleigh, N.C., O&O’s branding, promotion, graphics and local production.
The programming VP at WPVI Philadelphia is tapped to succeed John Idler as head of the Raleigh-Durham, N.C., ABC O&O.