August 31, 2010
Dion Lim joins WCNC as Weekday Afternoon Co-Anchor
Charlotte, NC - WNC-TV announced Dion [pronounced DEE-ON] Lim has been named weekday afternoon co-anchor with Bobby Sisk on "NewsChannel 36 at 4:00" and "NewsChannel 36 at 5:30."
Lim comes to Charlotte from Kansas City, Missouri where she spent the past three years as a consumer/medical reporter and anchor for KMBC-TV. She also anchored the 7:00 to 9:00am newscast on KCWE there, a telecast that was produced by KMBC.
Executive News Director Corrie Harding said "We're thrilled to welcome Dion to Charlotte and Belo Corporation. Charlotte-area viewers will really enjoy her energy and ability to connect with the community."
Lim is a graduate of Emerson College in Boston. She has a passion for saving and helping viewers make money. She honed those skills and paid for part of her college education by Powerselling everything from women's shoes to kitchen appliances on eBay.
"I'm honored to be part of the team. WCNC is committed to strong story-telling and Ilook forward to bringing my news perspective and energy to this highly respected
newsroom," said Lim.
Her debut appearance with the NewsChannel 36 afternoon team will be Monday,August 30, 2010.
About WCNC-TV & Belo Corp.
WCNC-TV, Inc. is part of Belo Corp. (BLC), one of the nation's largest pure-play, publicly-traded television companies, that owns and operates 20 television stations (nine in the top 25 markets) and their associated Web sites. Belo stations, which include affiliations with ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, CW and MyNetwork TV, reach more than 14 percent of U.S. television households in 15 highly-attractive
markets. Belo stations rank first or second in nearly all of their local markets. Additional information is available at www.belo.com or by contacting Luanne Stuart, Creative Services Director - WCNC, at 704-329-3636.