“Jon is the perfect fit for these stations, as well as the Hartford and New Haven communities,” said Lynda King, chief operating officer of broadcast media. “We look forward to his leadership and commitment to our employees, partners and viewers.”
“I’m thrilled to join Tribune Media and have the opportunity to return to my home state of Connecticut,” said Hitchcock. “FoxCT, WCCT and their digital assets have an outstanding position in the marketplace. I’m eager to help build upon their value with a great team of professionals.”
Hitchcock begins his new role on April 6.