UPDATE: 04/29/2015 – (from TVNewsCheck.com) – Pamela Barber, a 30-year broadcast television executive, has been promoted from general sales manager at WMOR to president and general manager of WMOR
(from TVNewsCheck.com) – 04/27/2015 – Kenneth A. Lucas, president and general manager since 1998 of WMORV, Hearst Television’s independent station in Tampa-St. Petersburg, Fla. (DMA 13), market, will retire in June, capping 17 years at the helm of the market’s No. 1 independent TV station and four decades in television. His successor will be announced at a future date.
Under Lucas’ leadership, WMOR became America’s top independent, or non-network-affiliated, TV station in the top 25 local people meter markets in the station’s key demographics, according to Hearst. It also became the market’s home of the Estrella Spanish-language network and the This TV movie network multicast channels….Cont….