Fabacher Leaves Michigan; Feagan New MAB Chairman
Edward Trey Fabacher III (pictured right), the former head of CBS’s Detroit WWJ-WKBD duopoly and newly elected chairman of the Michigan Association of Broadcasters will oversee Meredith’s Atlanta CBS affiliate as well as its local management agreement with WPCH. The Meredith Local Media Group announced Friday that it has hired Trey as Vice President and general manager of its Atlanta media operations. He succeeds Kirk Black, who left the station in May.

In his new role, Fabacher will oversee WGCL, Meredith’s CBS affiliate and Meredith’s local management agreement with Turner Broadcasting’s Peachtree TV (WPCH).

He will begin his new position on Sept. 26.

MAB Vice Chairman, Chair Elect Tim Feagan (pictured left), General Manager of Clear Channel West Michigan will assume the position of Chairman of the MAB for 2012-13 immediately.

Read Feagan's biography here.

Read more about Fabacher's new position here.

Posted on Monday, September 17, 2012 (Archive on Friday, October 5, 2012)
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