HOUSTON—KHOU 11 President and General Manager Susan McEldoon has been named one of “Houston’s 50 Most Influential Women of 2012” by Houston Woman Magazine.
McEldoon, a 20-year veteran of television management, joined KHOU 11 in 2004 as Director of Sales and was named Vice President/Station Manager in 2006. The following year she was promoted to President/General Manager.
McEldoon serves on the board of the Greater Houston Partnership, the Buffalo Bayou Partnership and the Houston Chapter of the American Red Cross. She is also a member of the Board of Trustees for United Way Houston.
Each honoree was first nominated for inclusion on the “50 Women” list by a subscriber of Houston Woman Magazine and then selected by the staff of the publication.
“Those selected as Houston’s 50 Most Influential Women of 2012 are individuals with vast networks of social and professional connections. They have earned an enviable reputation for possessing an expertise in a particular field or arena. They are considered knowledgeable, credible and trustworthy. The thoughts and actions of these women influence the thoughts and actions of others. It is our distinct privilege to be able to introduce these remarkable women to the community,” said Beverly Denver, publisher of Houston Woman Magazine.
The magazine has published the annual special edition featuring Houston’s 50 Most Influential Women of the Year since 2008.