Media executive Denise McManus has been named vice president/station manager of San Diego’s KUSI television. Most recently, she worked as station manager for Tegna, a subsidiary of KMSB Fox 11/KTTU My Net.

“McManus’ broad knowledge of the industry, combined with a stellar record leading sales efforts at media companies around the country makes her an invaluable addition to the station,” said Michael McKinnon, president and general manager of KUSI.

McManus has a background in broadcast, sales management, local programming and content development across a number of media platforms. She also received an Emmy and a Telly award for her original content creation while VP/GM at KASW’s Nexstar in Phoenix.