From PBS To PBT

Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre has tapped the former COO of the city’s public television station to serve as its interim managing director. Robert Petrilli is credited with helping station WQED out of a serious fiscal hole, a relevant bit of experience, since PBT is running a $1 million deficit and recently asked its pit musicians to take a 50% pay cut.

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 02/02/05