WXIX-TV is pleased to
announce the hiring of Hagit Limor as an Investigative Reporter for FOX19 Balanced
News. Hagit is an award winning
investigative journalist, most recently as part of the I-Team at WCPO where she
worked for 19 years.
Hagit is currently an
Assistant Professor of Electronic Media at the University of Cincinnati, a
position she will keep while investigating stories for Tri-State viewers. "Hagit is the perfect fit for FOX19 News,"
said News Director Kevin Roach. "Her intelligence, passion for journalism and
investigative drive will help us bring the balanced reports our viewers
Hagit will join recent hire
Amy Wagner, newly named evening anchor Scott Schneider, investigative reporter
Matt Nordin and a soon to be hired investigative producer to form the new FOX19
Investigative Reporting Unit. "Hagit
Limor is a known entity to Tri-State viewers," said FOX19 General Manager Bill
Lanesey. "Viewers who have watched her
past reports know that she is an investigative force to be reckoned with. We are thrilled to have her as an anchor on
our investigative team and excited that she will continue to provide Cincinnati
with her world-class brand of investigative reporting."
"I'm thrilled to find a new
home and to continue the investigative reporting I've come to love," said
Hagit. "The people of Cincinnati deserve
more voices shining a light on ways to improve this great city and holding
accountable those in whom we hold a public trust." Hagit will contribute to The FOX19 Evening
News at 6:30 and The FOX19 10 O'Clock News.