Tribune Names News Director of Connecticut Station

By Kevin Eck 

Tribune Broadcasting has named Liz Grey Godbout news director of its Hartford-New Haven Fox affiliate WTIC.

“I’m honored to be joining the FOX61 news team,” said Grey Godbout. “Connecticut is my home. I grew up here. It’s an exciting time to be in the news business. Through our broadcast and digital platforms, I look forward to covering the issues that affect our communities and impact our region.”

Godbout was communications manager for Frontier Communications in Connecticut where she launched the Vantage Sports Network. As owner of her own company, Godbout handled communications and social media for WTIC and worked on Know Your Value with Mika Brzezinski. She also worked as editor at large for Hartford Magazine and New Haven Living Magazine, as vp of News for WVIT in Hartford, assistant news director for WABC in New York, and news director for WTNH in New Haven.