Pittsburgh’s WTAE names Wolfertz new president, GM

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh’s ABC affiliate has named a new president and general manager effective June 1.

WTAE-TV says Charles Wolfertz III will take the reins, replacing Michael Hayes who last week was promoted to senior vice president and group heat of Hearst Television Inc., based in New York.

Wolfertz has been the Pittsburgh station’s general sales manager since March 2012.

He had previously been sales manager at WHAS-TV in Louisville and WFAA-TV in Dallas.

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