The E.W. Scripps Co. has promoted Mark Hale to vice president of technology operations.
Hale will also continue in his current role as executive VP of operations for Scripps Networks.
He is adding oversight of Scripps’ information-technology group, which provides strategic technological support for all of the company’s national and local media businesses.
Hale helped to launch Home & Garden Television and guided the design and construction of Scripps Networks’ technology center in Knoxville, Tenn.