Trustee, Heartland Regional Chapter
Carl Bilek is a trustee from the Heartland Chapter of NATAS. Carl is the National Director of Content for “the Now” for the E.W. Scripps Company. He oversees daily and topical news content which is produced out of the National Now bureau in Denver, Colorado which airs on “the Now,” a weekday 4:00 pm newscast seen in eleven Scripps stations across the nation.
Prior to his work on a national level, Carl was the Executive Producer of News Gathering at KMGH, the ABC affiliate in Denver, overseeing the reporting staff and special projects. He has extensive producing and executive producing experience and is the former news director at KWGN, the CW affiliate in Denver.
Carl has been working in the news industry for the past 27 years. He is the recipient of four regional Emmy awards from the Heartland Chapter. Carl is married to his lovely wife, Traci, and the father of five wonderful children, Aaron, Ethan, Olivia, Owen, and Evelyn.