“This new role will be responsible for integrating two powerful news brands across all platforms,” said Cathy Gunther, CMG Market Vice President for Tulsa, Okla. “Tina is a talented leader and will have a unique opportunity to take a fresh look at the way we gather and cover news across our Radio, TV and digital platforms in Tulsa.”
Commodore joined FOX 23 as News Director in November 2016. The FOX affiliate ranks as the No. 1 local news station among Adults 25-54 and has a strong presence across multiple platforms, including Facebook and Twitter.
“There are certain traits all great leaders have, which Tina Commodore continues to display vis-à-vis CMG Tulsa News,” said Levi May, NEWS102.3 & AM740 KRMG Director of Branding & Programming. “Tina is the right leader to advance our incredible integrated news product in Tulsa.”
Commodore is an active member of the National Association of Black Journalists, and she has an extensive background in news broadcasting. She also volunteers for a number of organizations, including Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated, and Jack and Jill of America, Incorporated.
“I’ve been privileged to work with some of the nation’s best broadcasters and journalists during my career with Cox Media Group,” said Commodore. “Integrating our talented newsgathering teams will benefit the communities we serve. I’m excited about the future.”