Jim Osman has been named Washington bureau chief at Media General. The 18-time Emmy award winner will serve Beltway-related content to the 71 stations Media General operates in 48 markets.
"Through our Washington, D.C. news bureau, we will be able to produce and distribute more in-depth coverage and analysis of federal policies and issues that impact the communities we serve," said Vincent Sadusky, Media General president and chief executive officer. "Jim's background, knowledge and relationships with key constituents on the Hill make him a terrific fit for this new hybrid management and journalist position."
Osman had been a contributing reporter at WUSA Washington, and previously was national investigative correspondent at Scripps Television, covering Washington. He’s also reported for KYW Philadelphia and KNXV Phoenix.
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.
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