Ali Hassan, director of technology
Ali Hassan has served as the director of technology for WJXT/WCWJ since 2021. He joined WJXT/WCWJ in 2018 as the assistant director of technology managing the IT staff and instrumental in the news control room design, installation of the current Grass Valley news production workflows, the transition of news receive and the move to Stratus as our newsroom workflow solution.
Ali joined Graham Media Group first in Detroit at WDIV where he served as an Engineering Supervisor responsible for the daily administration of their news production, automation systems and broadcast infrastructure including Avid iNews. He also has spent considerable time working closely with the Graham Digital team.
Prior to Graham, Ali was located in Chicago, where he worked first at WFLD, the Fox-owned and operated station where he played a key role in news production, and then at Weigel Broadcasting’s…