Marita Rivero To Step Down As VP/GM At WGBH/Boston In June
April 17, 2013 at 4:11 AM (PT)
WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION noncommercial News-Talk WGBH-F, Classical WCRB, and PBS affiliates WGBH-TV and WGBX-TV/BOSTON VP/GM MARITA RIVERO is exiting the stations in JUNE after 30 years with the company, reports the BOSTON GLOBE.
When RIVERO leaves, Managing Dir. PHIL REDO will become GM for radio while national digital TV multicast TV channel WORLD GM LIZ CHENG will become GM for TV.
RIVERO was named Manager of WGBH Radio in 1988 and added oversight of television in 2005; starting at WGBH as a public affairs producer in 1970, she was GM at PACIFICA noncommercial Variety WPFW/WASHINGTON in 1981-88.