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2014-03-31 12:26:03

CHICAGO, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Broadcasting today announced the appointment of Greg Easterly as President & General Manager of WGN-TV in Chicago. In addition to his responsibilities at WGN-TV, Easterly will oversee CLTV, Tribune Broadcasting's Chicago-based regional cable news channel. Easterly will begin his new duties on April 14, and report to Larry Wert, President/Broadcast Media. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140331/CG94134 Easterly, 52, joins...

2014-01-13 12:26:10

Experienced Exec Oversaw Operations For Belo Corp. CHICAGO, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune today announced the appointment of Kathy Clements as Chief Operating Officer for its broadcasting division, effective immediately. She joins Lynda King, who was appointed last week to a similar position with the division. Like King, Clements will report to Larry Wert, Tribune's President/Broadcast Media, and will assist him in overseeing the operation of the company's portfolio of 42...

2014-01-08 12:27:43

CHICAGO, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Broadcasting today announced the appointment of Kristin Long to the newly-created position of Vice President/Strategic Sales for Political and Issues Advocacy. Long will be responsible for overseeing advertising sales related to political and issues advocacy for the company's 42 owned or operated television stations across the country. Long will also be responsible for new business development. She will report to Tribune's President of...

2014-01-06 12:26:23

Experienced Exec Oversaw Operations For Local TV Holdings CHICAGO, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune today announced the appointment of Lynda King as Chief Operating Officer for its broadcasting division, effective immediately. King will report to Larry Wert, Tribune's President/Broadcast Media, and will assist him in overseeing the company's portfolio of 42 owned or operated television stations across the country. King was formerly SVP/Operations for Local TV Holdings, which...

2013-12-03 12:24:24

CHICAGO, Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Company today announced the appointment of David Giambruno as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer. Giambruno will be responsible for leading all aspects of the company's information technology infrastructure and application environment. Giambruno will begin his new duties immediately and will report to Steven Berns, Tribune's Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer. (Photo:...

2013-11-11 16:22:35

Former CNN Executive Will Join Company Today CHICAGO, Nov. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Company today announced the appointment of Christa Robinson, formerly CNN Worldwide's top communications executive, as the company's Chief Communications Officer. Robinson will begin her new duties immediately and will report to Tribune's President and Chief Executive Officer, Peter Liguori. "Christa brings a depth of experience in media, corporate communications and government affairs...

2013-09-26 12:25:43

Expands Responsibilities as General Manager of Houston's KIAH-TV CHICAGO, Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Broadcasting today announced that Roger Bare has been named Senior Vice President/General Manager of the company's Dallas television station, KDAF-TV, effective Oct. 11. Bare succeeds Joe Young, who announced his retirement earlier this week. Bare will assume oversight responsibility for the station in addition to his current duties as General Manager of Tribune's...

2013-09-25 12:24:16

CHICAGO, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Broadcasting today announced that Steve Farber, who has held a variety of executive and operational roles of increasing responsibility for the company, has been named senior vice president/operations for the division. In his new role, Farber will be responsible for overseeing operations at the company's national multicast networks, Antenna TV and THIS TV, the nationally syndicated "The Bill Cunningham Show", and will take on other...

2013-09-24 12:25:19

CHICAGO, Sept. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Broadcasting today announced that Joe Young, Vice President and General Manager of the company's Dallas television station, KDAF-TV (CW33), will retire effective October 11. Young has served as VP/GM since 1995, overseeing the launch of the station's first prime-time newscast in 1999, CW33's "News @ Nine." Young also presided over the creation of the CW33 Kids Fund, which has raised millions of dollars for children in need. Under his...

2013-07-10 08:22:59

Separation Designed to Maximize Shareholder Value, Provide Greater Financial and Operational Focus CHICAGO, July 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Company today announced its intent to pursue the separation of its iconic broadcasting and publishing businesses into two distinct companies, each with greater financial and operational focus, the ability to tailor its capital structure to its specific business needs, and a management team dedicated to seizing strategic growth...