Erik Bilstad Named Exec. Producer/News At WTMJ
March 18, 2014 at 5:10 PM (PT)
Reporter/Anchor ERIK BILSTAD has been upped to Exec. Producer/News at JOURNAL Talk WTMJ-A/MILWAUKEE.
BILSTAD, who joined WTMJ in 1999, will add day-to-day management of the news department and personnel, along with story assignments and directing special news and severe weather coverage, to his reporter/anchor duties on WISCONSIN’s AFTERNOON NEWS with JOHN MERCURE.
VP/GM TOM LANGMYER said, “ERIK demonstrates solid journalistic and leadership skills every day. He’s smart, respected and innovative. This makes him the perfect choice to lead the WTMJ Radio news team.”