Bernie Ritter was named News Director at WNCT-TV in March 2017. Before arriving in Greenville, he was an Executive Producer at News 12 New Jersey for three years.
Bernie also spent 10 year working as a Coordinating Producer at ESPN working on SportsCenter and various college sports programs. He earned two Emmy Awards while in Bristol. Bernie was also Assistant News Director at WEWS-TV in Cleveland and WPTY-TV in Memphis, where he earned an Emmy Award and Associated Press Award.
His career has also taken him to newsrooms in Pittsburgh, Tampa and Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
Bernie is a native of Detroit Michigan, and a Duquesne University graduate.