Doug Hoyte is headed back to the Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation (CBC). This time however, he’ll be returning as the boss.
A reliable source has informed Barbados TODAY that Hoyte has been appointed as the new general manager of the state run television channel.
Barbados TODAY was told that Cabinet has approved his appointment and his first day on the job will be Monday, April 18.
Hoyte is an Emmy Award-winning journalist, who previously worked at CBC as a news anchor.
He also served as Director of Corporate Communications at Almond Resorts in Barbados and St Lucia, as well as news director of WTOG-TV, St Petersburg, Florida.
Hoyte was also the lead-anchor for popular television show Morning Barbados.
He will replace Rodwell London, who had been acting in the position.
London will now return to his substantive post of Deputy General Manager.