WGN-A/Chicago, ABC News Radio Extend Affiliation Pact, WGN's Ryan Burrows To Report For ABC
May 19, 2015 at 1:19 PM (PT)
ABC RADIO has inked an extension of TRIBUNE MEDIA News-Talk WGN-A/CHICAGO's affiliation agreement for ABC NEWS RADIO that will expand the companies' shared editorial resources. As part of the new contract, WGN's RYAN BURROW, who joined WGN last month from crosstown CUMULUS News-Talk WLS-A, will serve as a contributor to ABC NEWS RADIO.
ABC NEWS RADIO VP/GM STEVE JONES said, “RYAN BURROW is a talented award-winning reporter who understands how to tell stories that capture an audience’s interest. Through ABC NEWS RADIO’s expanded partnership with TRIBUNE MEDIA’s WGN Radio CHICAGO, RYAN will cover stories of interest to our national audience from across the MIDWEST region and around the country.”
“RYAN is truly one of the brightest young journalists in multimedia. We’re thrilled to have him in the WGN family and expand our partnership with ABC NEWS RADIO,” said WGN VP for Content and Programming TODD MANLEY.