The Washington Post
Eric Meyrowitz, the vice president/general manager of Washington’s Tribune-owned CW station WDCW, is leaving town to become vice president/GM of Tribune’s New York station WPIX, effective immediately.
Ashley Messina, the station’s head of sales, has been named interim general manager of the station, but Meyrowitz will shuttle between New York — the country’s largest TV market — and Washington — which is ranked no. 9 — over the next two to three weeks to make the transition.
Tribune put out the announcement at the crack of dawn Thursday morning to the surprise of staff at both stations and Meyrowitz More…