Jim Himes is tapped to be GM of WGHP Greensboro, N.C., while Brett Schutt will succeed him as general sales manager of WREG Memphis.
New Local TV Execs In Greensboro, Memphis
Local TV’s Fox affiliate WGHP Greensboro, N.C. (DMA 46) today named 21-year TV veteran Jim Himes president and general manager. Himes joins the station from Local TV sister station WREG Memphis (DMA 50).
At WREG, Himes has been station manager since 2011 and general sales manager since 2007.
WGHP’s interim GM, Jim Clayton, has been managing the station for the last seven months on temporary assignment.
Himes will be succeeded as WREG general sales manager by the station’s former local sales manager, Brett Schutt.