WTVD, WNCN, WUVC, WLFL and WRDC have begun broadcasting with NextGen TV technology.
ABC Owned Television Stations moves him from news director of KABC Los Angeles to lead its O&O in North Carolina where he previously was news director.
Darren Pieh has been promoted from local sales manager to general sales manager, and Craig Anderson has been hired for the newly created position of director of content development.
Disney/ABC O&O WTVD in Raleigh/Durham, N.C., is looking for a news director. Fox Television’s Chicago O&O WFLD needs an executive producer for its morning newscast. Media General’s Dayton, Ohio, duopoly of WDTN(CBS) and WBDT(CW) is searching for a research director. To see all job openings on TVNewsCheck, click here.
For stations in Raleigh-Durham, N.C., the ratings stakes have likely never been higher than they are this fall. The start of the traditional TV season is bringing new programming and switches in some local news lineups, while a volatile presidential campaign is pumping ad dollars into North Carolina, which is again a swing state.