Detroit’s WXYZ Names New News Director

By Andrew Gauthier 


Detroit’s WXYZ has a new News Director. The ABC-affiliate announced on Monday that Tim Dye had been named to its top newsroom post.

“I’m thrilled for the opportunity to bring Tim Dye on board as the next news leader of WXYZ-TV,” said Ed Fernandez, Vice-President and General Manager of the Scripps-owned station.


Dye is a native of Saginaw, Michigan and has worked at a number of stations around the state. He comes to WXYZ from WXMI in Grand Rapids. His first day at WXYZ will be July 19.