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Ackerman, Al

  Sportscaster. Died at 90 years old on June 8, 2016. Jeff Floyd, who worked closely with Al during Jeff's career at WXYZ-TV says, "Please honor his last request... No Memorial Service... "Take Your Kids To A Ball Game."" In The News: Michigan Jewish Sports Foundation - Hall of Fame Induction Honoree References: Detroit Free [...]

2017-09-13T22:02:48+00:00 September 13th, 2017|Journalism, Personnel, WDIV - Detroit, MI|0 Comments

Drutz, Marla F.

WDIV: 2009-. WXYZ: TV Program director. Quoted from Downtown Birmingham/Bloomfield by Kevin Elliot on September 3, 2013, "Drutz said two reasons for the reduction of locally produced shows, such as "Kelly and Company" or "Sonya," with Dr. Sonya Friedman, are the high cost of production and today's viewers demand for immediacy. Nationally syndicated talk shows, [...]

2017-09-06T18:16:00+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Journalism, Personnel, WDIV - Detroit, MI|0 Comments

LeGoff, Jacques – ‘Jac’

Jacques LeGoff - 'Jac' WDIV: Editorial Driector, News Anchor. WXYZ: Deceased. TV news anchor, 1975-1983. WJBK: Anchor Former WXYZ-TV anchorman Jac LeGoff dies at 87 Jac attended Northwestern University before enlisting in the Navy during WWII. He finished school at Columbia College in Chicago after the war. Jac worked in radio and television [...]

Clinkingbeard, Bob

WXYZ: TV news. News Director at WFMY. AdWeek.com, September 22, 2015, "Bob Clinkingbeard has been named news director at TEGNA-owned Tampa-St. Petersburg, Fla. CBS affiliate WTSP. Clinkingbeard comes from TEGNA’s Greensboro, N.C. station WFMY where he was news director." References: LinkedIn Facebook AdWeek, September 22, 2015 (PDF)