KDAF Gets New GM

By Kevin Eck 

Tribune Broadcasting has named James Aitken VP & GM of its CW affiliate in Dallas-Ft. Worth.

Aitken joins KDAF from KREM-KSKN in Spokane, Wash. where he was the GM.

“I am thrilled to be returning home to Dallas,” said Aitken. “KDAF has an excellent reputation and I am eager to join the Tribune Broadcasting team and to help grow and develop the station.”


Before working as president and GM of Texas Cable News in Dallas, he was director of program development at WFAA. He’s also worked as VP & GM of KASW and station manager of KTVK in Phoenix, Ariz.