Christopher Franklin Named WATN-WLMT Memphis GM

Christopher Franklin Named WATN-WLMT Memphis GM

Tegna today promoted Christopher Franklin to president and general manager of WATN and WLMT, its ABC and CW duopoly in Memphis, effective immediately. He has been serving as interim GM since earlier this year. He was most recently marketing director at WATN-WLMT, which he joined in 2020, responsible for building the stations’ brands in the market.