Charles W. Wolfertz III will be WTAE-TV's new president and general manager, effective June 1.
He succeeds Michael J. Hayes, who last week was named senior vice president and group head of New York-based Hearst Television, Inc.
Mr. Wolfertz has served as general sales manager at ABC affiliate WTAE since March 2012. He came to Pittsburgh after working as sales manager for WHAS-TV in Louisville and WFAA-TV in Dallas.
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