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Dale Palecek promoted to Chief Programming Office


By - Dec 14th, 2021 12:53 pm
Dale Palecek. Photo courtesy of Milwaukee PBS.

Dale Palecek. Photo courtesy of Milwaukee PBS.

MILWAUKEE; December 14, 2021Milwaukee PBS is pleased to announce that Dale Palecek has been promoted to Chief Programming Officer beginning in January. Palecek has most recently served as Coordinator, Digital Promotions at Milwaukee PBS.

“We are delighted to promote Dale to our leadership team, “ said Milwaukee PBS Vice President and General Manager Bohdan Zachary. “Dale has served Milwaukee PBS very well and we are confident he will continue to add significantly in his new position.”

Palecek has more than 37 years of television experience including positions as Vice President of Programming and Promotion, Program Manager, Director of Promotion and Programming and Associate Producer just to name a few. During his years at WDJT-TV and WMLW-TV, Palecek composed the “Just 10 Minutes” jingle and campaign that was nominated for a regional Emmy award. He was also the recipient of the CBS Network Eye on Excellence Award.

“I’m honored to have been promoted to this new role, “Palecek said. “I believe that one of my primary responsibilities is to work closely with Chief Content Officer, Chris Hays, to bring thought-provoking and entertaining programming to the Milwaukee viewing area.

When he is not at work Palecek is an experienced musician. He plays the mandolin, hammered dulcimer and banjo. Scuba diving is one of his newest hobbies. He also enjoys traveling with his wife and spending time with his family.

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