Ashley Gold Messina, an executive with WDCW-TV in Washington, D.C., has been named vice president and general manager of KRON, replacing Brian Grief, who left in January.
Messina has been with WDCW since 2001 when she joined the station as an account executive. She’s currently vp and general manager of the CW affiliate. Both WDCW and KRON are owned by Media General.
She starts on Sept. 10. Here’s the company’s news release