David Hart has been named vice president and general manger of WRBL, Media General’s CBS-affiliate in Columbus, GA.
Hart is a 20-year TV news veteran who most recently served as director of content for Media General’s TV, web, and print operations in Myrtle Beach and Florence, SC, including CBS-affiliate WBTW. From 2005-2010, he was the news director at WBTW.
“David has exceptional journalistic instincts, which, combined with his drive, strong work ethic and experience, position him well to lead our station in Columbus,” said John Cottingham, president and market leader for Media General’s mid-south market.
His first day will be March 12.