Posts Tagged ‘wfor’

Natalia Zea to depart WFOR & TV… reports that WFOR reporter and weekend anchor Natalia Zea is departing the Miami station and television.

She is set to join Miami-Dade Public Schools, as the director of community outreach.

She joined WFOR in 2006, from WOAI in San Antonio. Her last day is reported to be June 7th. Read the rest of this entry →


05 2016

Tom Doerr named N/D at WINK… reports that WINK-TV has named Tom Doerr as the Fort Myers station’s new news director.

He comes from WFLD-TV in Chicago, where he resigned from this past February.

He also worked as news director at KRIV in Houston and VP/Manager at WFOR in Miami.


04 2016

Producing TV from Cuba is difficult & expensive…

(edited from – To pull off broadcasting from Cuba is anything but easy, yet Miami’s local stations have become expert at it.

This has turned into the new measuring ground for South Florida’s fierce TV news competition: Cuba, the foreign country Miami considers a suburb of its own.

All four of Miami’s English-language network affiliates — WPLG, WSVN, WTVJ and WFOR — have set up shop for the week to broadcast live from Havana for President Barack Obama’s once-in-a-century visit. Read the rest of this entry →

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03 2016

David Bernard to NOLA…

Former WFOR chief meteorologist David Bernard has landed a new TV gig. He is headed back to his old stomping grounds at WWL-TV in New Orleans.

Bernard left abruptly left WFOR in 2013, due to contract issues and opted to work in local real estate until recently.

He joined WFOR in 2005 from WWL, where he worked for eight years. He has also worked at KJRH in Tulsa, KVII in Amarillo, and KZTV in Corpus Christi.


11 2015

Cynthia Demos to depart WFOR and TV…

WFOR anchor Cynthia Demos has announced that is leaving the Miami station.

She is leaving to join The Dana Agency, a public relations firm with offices in Miami. Demos will also to continue to run her own video production and media training company.

She told that she’ll “finally get her nights and weekends to hang with her two young children,” a three-year-old boy and a five-year-old girl. Read the rest of this entry →


09 2015