NBC L.A. station names assistant news director

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Marina Perelman has been promoted to assistant news director at KNBC in Los Angeles.

  • Perelman, who brings nearly 20 years of broadcast television experience to the role, will report directly to Renee Washington, vice president of news.
  • She has worked in a variety of roles at KNBC, including executive producer of the 11 p.m. newscast since 2013.
  • Perelman also managed the station’s Olympics coverage, guiding the station’s “Today in LA” morning show in its live broadcast from Rio de Janeiro during the 2016 Summer Olympics.
  • She also directed the station’s 2016 presidential election coverage from Washington D.C. and helped run its award-winning investigative team.
  • She was promoted to managing editor in 2017.