Tegna Names New President and General Manager for Des Moines Property

By Stephanie Tsoflias Siegel 

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Tegna has announced the appointment of another general manager.

The company said David Loving will be the next president and general manager of WOI-KCWI in Des Moines, Iowa.

Loving comes from Univision where he spent the last 21 years. Last he was in Houston, Texas where he was most recently the president and general manager of KXLN-KFTH and the four associated radio stations.

“David is a first-rate leader and innovator with a strong record of success, from launching new programs to providing outstanding service and solutions to clients,” said Lynn Beall, evp and COO for media operations, Tegna. “His inclusive management style, proven ability to build and grow teams and commitment to the communities he’s served make him a perfect match for Des Moines.”

Loving has served on the boards of numerous industry and civic organizations, including the Texas Association of Broadcasters, the Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and Children at Risk. He and his wife Patty will be relocating to Des Moines.