Tim Ingram has been named Vice President and General Manager of WVUE in New Orleans, Louisiana. Ingram will be replacing current Vice President and General Manager of WVUE, Sandy Breland as she takes on a full time role as Group Vice President for Raycom Media. Ingram will be replaced by Dave Thomason formerly the General Sales Manager of KFVS12 and WQWQ. WVUE is owned by Louisiana Media Company and is managed by Raycom Media.
Sandy Breland, Raycom Media Group Vice President stated, "Tim is a great broadcaster with a proven track record and a passion for excellence, which makes him the perfect fit for WVUE. I know that Tim's leadership, coupled with the talented team at WVUE, will be an exciting combination. I'm thrilled to continue working with the station and now Tim in my new role."
Ingram has been the Vice President and General Manager of KFVS12 and WQWQ, Raycom Mediaâ€™s CBS and CW affiliate in Cape Girardeau, Missouri since 2011. Tim recently led KFVS12 and WQWQ through a complete renovation of the news facility. Tim is currently very active in the Cape Girardeau community. Ingram currently sits on the boards of The Missouri Broadcasters Association, The Cape Girardeau Chamber of Commerce, Old Town Cape and The United Way. He sits on the Southeast Missouri State University Mass communications advisory board, The Arkansas State University College of Communications Advisory Board, and is a member of the Cape West Rotary. He is a former board member of the Arkansas Broadcasters Association.
Ingram is a graduate of Arkansas State University. While a student there, he began his broadcast career as a DJ at KJBR and KBTM in Jonesboro, Arkansas. In 1989 he joined the staff at KASU and in 1990 he embarked on his television career as a production assistant at KAIT, the Raycom Media station in Jonesboro. In 1998 Ingram was promoted to WAVE, the Raycom Media station in Louisville, Kentucky. While there, he directed Eclipse Award winning coverage at the Kentucky Derby. In 2004 Ingram was promoted to Director of Operations at KLTV, the Raycom station in Tyler, Texas, and a year later he added Director of Marketing to his responsibilities. In June of 2007, Ingram came back to KAIT as Vice-President and General Manager and in December of 2011, Ingram was named Vice-President and General Manager of KFVS12 and WQWQ. Tim is married to Rhonda and has two children Katie and Nick.