Fox has named the person that will run their new O&O's in Charlotte.
Karen Adams will be the VP and general manager of the anticipated Fox duopoly, stations are WJZY (Fox) and WMYT.
Effective upon FCC approval of sale of the stations by Capitol Broadcasting, Adams will be responsible for overseeing the stations’ business and operations, reporting to Jack Abernethy, CEO of Fox Television Stations.
Adams spent the last 16 years as president-GM of WGHP Greensboro, N.C., which was a Fox O&O from 1996 to 2008. Prior to becoming GM, she held a variety of positions at WGHP, including VP of programming, VP of creative services and community involvement and camera operator, which was her first position at the station.