New ND Named in Milwaukee

The Hearst station in Milwaukee has named a new News Director and in a surprise to no one the hire was made inside the company. 

WISN announced that Ben Hart is their new ND. 

Hart is replacing Chris Gegg, who WISN said announced he was leaving the station earlier this month.

Hart is the ND at Hearst owned at WAPT in Jackson, Miss.

Hart previously worked as an assistant news director and producer at TV stations in Sacramento, Calif.; New Orleans; and Columbus, Miss.

He starts his new gig in Milwaukee in January.  will start his new job in early January, WISN said. 

In the meantime Ben, you might want to shop for a warmer Winter coat. 

Just saying.... 

H/T The Milwaukee Journal