Sports Director, Orlando, FL -- POSITION FILLED

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Sports Director, Orlando, FL -- POSITION FILLED

#1 Post by Jon Chelesnik » Mon May 20, 2019 1:33 pm

WESH-TV in Orlando, FL is accepting applications for a Sports Director.

This position requires an anchor who can not only shoot, report, anchor and excel on social and digital media, but is also an accomplished host and producer. Strategic coverage includes our partnership with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, collegiate and high school football, professional basketball and soccer and NASCAR as well as Central Florida’s leisure sports scene.

The Sports Director will drive the department, reporting to the News Director. We expect the Sports Director to oversee production and content for specials and special coverage, as well as set the bar for social/digital media expectations and performance.

Please indicate in your cover letter you learned of this opportunity through Sportscasters Talent Agency of America.

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Re: Sports Director, Orlando, FL

#2 Post by Jon Chelesnik » Tue May 21, 2019 9:56 am

Pat Clarke is leaving WESH-Channel 2 where he has worked since 2003. Clarke earned two weeks ago he is being replaced. He anticipates working through June.

Courtney Jasmin (Florida State U.) is also on the WESH sports staff.

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Re: Sports Director, Orlando, FL -- POSITION FILLED

#3 Post by Jon Chelesnik » Wed Jul 17, 2019 9:32 am

Congrats to Daren Stoltzfus, the new sports director at WESH. He leaves ABC News 4 in Charleston, SC

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