Tribune Names Host of Syndicated Morning Show

By Kevin Eck 

Laila Muhammad has been named host of Tribune’s syndicated morning show Eye Opener.

Muhammad, who is expected to start in mid-March, comes from Tribune’s WTKR in Norfolk, Va.

“We’re very excited Laila is joining Eye Opener,” said ep William Bouyer. “Her vibrant personality and extensive journalism background are a perfect fit for the top trending story coverage we produce every day.”


She started her career as a PA at WFMY in Greensboro, N.C. She’s also worked at KVIA in El Paso, Texas, WTOP radio in Washington, D.C., and WNCT in Greenville, N.C.

Eye Opener is produced at KDAF in Dallas, Texas and airs in Philadelphia, Pa., Houston, Texas, Washington, D.C., Portland, Oregon and The Quad Cities.