Clear Channel Media and Entertainment-Philadelphia has named Edwin "Eddie F." Fennell as APD/MD for Urban WUSL (Power 99) and Urban AC WDAS-FM, effective immediately.
Fennell began his career at Power 99 as an intern in 2001 and worked his way up as a producer, part-time on-air personality and assistant in programming and imaging. He was named AMD for Power 99 in 2008. In his new role as APD/MD, Fennell will oversee all programming for the broadcast and digital operations for Power 99 and WDAS-FM. In addition he will continue his role as Imaging Director for Power 99, WDAS-FM, and WDAS-AM, as well as Imaging Coordinator for Clear Channel Media and Entertainmentís National Programing Platforms team. Fennell also will continue producing and hosting The Streetz Sportz Reportz on Power 99 weekdays at 8:00 p.m. EST.
"Eddie has shown tremendous professionalism and a Ďteam firstí attitude. For those reasons, amongst many others, heís earned this new position," said Derrick Corbett, Director of Urban Programming, CCM+E-Philadelphia.
"I canít describe how thankful and blessed I am for this opportunity," said Fennell. "For all the people that opened the door for me and shared their knowledge and leadership, I hope I make them proud."