In Brief - January 30, 2014
January 30, 2014

Zach Dillon is named PD at CCM+E CHR KTBT/Tulsa. Dillon formerly handled PD/morning duties at CHR sister KPLV/Las Vegas.

Ron "Sugar Bear" Williams returns to CHR/Rhythmic WAJZ/Albany to host Throwback Jamz on Sunday mornings starting February 9. Williams, who previously programmed WAJZ, will have to answer to his son, J-Will, who now programs the station.

John Sebastian exits his post as VP/Operations for Majestic Communications' six-station Roswell, NM cluster.

CCM+E Country WACO/Waco announces that The Zack and Jim Morning Show will broadcast live from Afghanistan beginning Monday, February 3 through Friday, February 7. The morning show will feature exclusive interviews and shout outs from soldiers as well as its popular Country music programming. The trip marks the fourth time Zack Owen and Jim Cody have traveled to a war zone to do a live broadcast to thank our troops ­ in 2008 and 2009 they broadcasted live from Iraq and in 2011 in Afghanistan.

Sunday Night Slow Jams, syndicated via Benztown Radio Networks, picks up four new affiliates: AC KKMJ/Austin, AC KHLT/Little Rock, AC WWZY/Long Branch and Rhythmic KKUU/Palm Springs. The show is also celebrating its 20th anniversary.

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Manny Simon
VP/Adult Formats,
Republic Records

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