Channel Seven has announced the appointment of Shaun Menegola as its new news director in Melbourne.
Menegola was previously Nine’s director of news in Perth for the past five years.
Network director of news and public affairs Craig McPherson said: “Shaun has one of the sharpest minds in the news business. His energy and quest for excellence will help drive our formidable Seven News Melbourne team to further success.”
Menegola began his career in newspapers before moving to television in 1993. After a successful reporting career, he has held a number of senior positions inside television including news director roles with leading news bulletins.
He will commence his role at Seven News Melbourne in early 2019.