Muro said Saturday he has accepted a position with Sullivan & LeShane Public Relations.
“I’ve been thinking about leaving the station and this offer came along,” said Muro. “I will be doing public relations and media relations and working as the communications consultant for Pratt & Whitney.”
Muro begins the new job in early August.
“We are excited to be making Jamie’s in-depth communication experience and skills available to our growing list of Connecticut-based clients.” said Gene Sheehan. sheehan, president and managing partner in the firm, said he expects Muro to work with client companies such as Pratt & Whitney, USJ, Colt, Farmington Bank and others.
Muro joined WTNH in 2004. During his television career, which also included stints at stations in Colorado and Virginia, he has been a sports anchor, magazine show host, weather reporter and sports anchor fill-in, winning several Associated Press awards and an Emmy.
Muro is married to former FoxCt reporter Rebecca Stewart who is now media relations director at Hartford Hospital.
This post has been changed from an earlier version to correct the description of Sullivan & LeShane.