Tribune Broadcasting today announced the appointment of Bart Feder to Senior Vice President of News. Feder, who most recently worked at CNN, will be responsible for overseeing all news operations and news production for Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated stations. He will begin his new duties on March 2 and report to Larry Wert, Tribune’s President of Broadcast Media.
Feder has more than 25 years of experience in television newsrooms; most recently he spent five years at CNN where he was SVP of Current Programming responsible for the operation and editorial direction of all primetime and morning news programs, as well as the network’s Investigative, Documentary and Medical Units. Prior to his position at CNN, Feder was Chairman and CEO of The FeedRoom, a pioneer in online video, live streaming and digital asset management for media organizations.
“Bart has a long history of successful newsroom leadership and digital innovation. We are excited to have a content visionary of Bart’s caliber joining our team,” said Wert.