Wilson To Head Tribune Broadcasting
February 4, 2008 at 5:26 AM (PT)
TRIBUNE BROADCASTING taps FOX TV network President ED WILSON as President, replacing JOHN REARDON. WILSON's first day with TRIBUNE is next MONDAY (2/11).
WILSON, whose 28-year career in the TV business includes stops at VIACOM, KATV (TV)/LITTLE ROCK, NBC ENTERPRISES, and several other companies before joining FOX in 2004, will oversee the division that includes TRIBUNE's 23 TV stations, including WPIX (TV) (CW 11)/NEW YORK, KTLA (TV)/LOS ANGELES, WGN-TV/CHICAGO, and WPHL-TV (MY PHL 17)/PHILADELPHIA, and the company's sole radio property, Talk WGN-A/CHICAGO.