WXIX in Cincinnati has been witout a News Director since last year. In March that are finally going to get a new news boss.
The station announced that Kevin Roach will be the new ND starting March 4.
Roach is no stranger to the Ohio, he was at WCPO as assistant news director 2002-05, and did two stints as news director at Dayton’s WDTN-TV.
Roach most recently was Associated Press vice president and U.S. broadcast news director.
“The depth of knowledge and experience Kevin has in both broadcast and digital news will be a huge asset to our station,” said Bill Lanesey, general manager, in the announcement today.