Nik Rivers Named PD/Brand Manager Of WLKK (Alternative Buffalo 107.7)
November 1, 2013
Congratulations to Nik Rivers, who joins Entercom Modern Rock WLKK (Alternative Buffalo 107.7 FM)/Buffalo as the station's new PD/Brand Manager, starting November 18. Rivers arrives from Modern Rock WZNE & Adult Hits WKFL/Rochester, NY, where he served as PD of both stations.
Entercom-Buffalo VP/GM Greg Ried said, "Throughout our entire national search, colleagues, industry executives and people across the music industry kept talking about Nik Rivers. Nik is respected for both his knowledge and passion for alternative music and his ability to go the extra mile in connecting with fans. The New Alternative Buffalo 107.7 FM has already made an impact in Buffalo in a very short time, and with Nik at the helm we know the future is bright for this already special radio station."
"Entercom has such an amazing history in the alternative format," said Rivers. "This is a tremendous opportunity to build something special for the music fans of Buffalo. I am beyond thrilled to be leading 107.7 Ė Alternative Buffalo, and I canít wait to start connecting with the people of Buffalo and giving them the radio station that they have been asking for."
In 2011, FMQB named Rivers Modern Rock PD of the Year.