Edward Esposito Elected RTNDA Chairman

Radio-Television News Directors Association members elected Edward Esposito chairman.

Esposito is vice president of information media at Rubber City Radio Group in Akron, Ohio. He succeeds Bill Roswell, director of digital news at KYW-AM Philadelphia.

The elections occurred at the RTNDA’s convention in Las Vegas this week.

Among other winners, KOMU Columbia, Mo., news director Stacey Woelfel is the RTNDA chair-elect; AccuWeather senior account executive Loren Tobia is treasurer; and the directors-at-large are KGO San Francisco reporter David Louie and AP assistant managing editor, broadcast news, Ed Tobias.

Michael Malone

Michael Malone, senior content producer at B+C/Multichannel News, covers network programming, including entertainment, news and sports on broadcast, cable and streaming; and local broadcast television. He hosts the podcasts Busted Pilot, about what’s new in television, and Series Business, a chat with the creator of a new program, and writes the column “The Watchman.” He joined B+C in 2005. His journalism has also appeared in The New York Times, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Playboy and New York magazine.