Assistant News Director of Digital Leaving KTLA After 8 Years

By Kevin Eck 

KTLA assistant news director of digital, Olsen Ebright, said he is leaving the Los Angeles Nexstar owned station.

Ebright joined the station in 2013 as executive producer of digital and was named assistant ND of digital four years later.

He announced the move on LinkedIn by saying, “Some personal news: After more than eight years at KTLA, I’ve decided to leave the station for some new opportunities.”

While he didn’t say what the new opportunities were, he did say that he is “so grateful” for his time at KTLA and that he is “so, so, so proud of our amazing digital team.”

Before working at KTLA, Ebright was a social media lead and content producer at KNBC┬áin Los Angeles and was a senior news editor at KNTV in San Jose before that. He’s also worked as a news editor at WCMH in Columbus, Ohio.