(portions from WWSB.com) – ABC 7 (WWSB-TV) is pleased to announce the appointment of broadcast executive Steven Soldinger as Vice President & General Manager.
Soldinger, who has managed several television stations and owned and operated a radio station, comes to ABC 7 from Norfolk, Virginia, where he served as Vice President & General Manager of WGNT, Norfolk; WUPA, Atlanta; and WTOG, Tampa, all CBS Television stations. His appointment at ABC 7, the Suncoast’s top-ranked news station, is effective immediately.
“I am delighted to join the team at ABC 7 and make the move to the Suncoast,” said Soldinger. “WWSB is a dynamic, progressive television station with an excellent news operation and deep commitment to serving the Suncoast community. I look forward to working with the staff and leading the station to exciting new heights.”…Cont…
Soldinger fills the void left by former VP/GM Jeff Whitson. As Florida News Center reported back in August, Whitson left the station to join a local broadcasting company. What changes will Soldinger bring to WWSB? Stay tuned to Florida News Center for the latest.