NORFOLK, Va. — Chris Gegg is News Director at 13News Now. Chris joined the team in March 2020.
Before coming to Hampton Roads, Chris was the News Director at WRGB-TV in Albany, NY. Under his leadership, WRGB received the prestigious National Murrow Award for “Continuing Coverage” of the Schoharie limo crash. The station was also awarded the Emmy for Daytime Newscast from the New York Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS).
He was also News Director at WISN-TV in Milwaukee and WMTV in Madison, Wisconsin. During his time at WISN, the station earned numerous awards for journalistic excellence. Those awards include back-to-back wins for “Station of the Year” and “News Operation of the Year” by the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association (2016, 2015).
Chris is also a member of the RTDNA: Radio Television Digital News Association.