Charles Henrich Jr. has been named vice president and
general manager at WFTX Fort Myers, a Fox affiliate owned by Journal Broadcast
Henrich had been VP of operations for Newport Television,
where he was responsible for stations in Jacksonville, Memphis, Mobile,
Rochester, Syracuse and Tulsa. Prior to that, he was vice president and general
manager for Bluestone/Bonten Media Groups, responsible for operations at three
stations in Montana.
"Charlie brings a deep background of experience in
station operations and revenue generation," said Chris Protzman, senior VP
of Journal Broadcast Group. "As a past Journal Broadcast Group employee,
his unique understanding of the high value we place on serving our viewers
along with his energy and passion make it especially exciting to have him back
in the Journal family and leading the Fox 4 group."
From 2003 to 2005, Henrich was general sales manager for
Journal's KTNV Las Vegas.
"I am honored to have the opportunity to return to
Journal Broadcast Group," he said. "I look forward to becoming a part
of the Fox 4 team and the chance to work with a great group of professionals
who serve the viewers and advertisers in the Fort Myers-Naples
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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.