Townsquare Media Group-Hudson Valley, NY names programming vet Buzz Casey OM for the cluster and he'll also handle PD duties at Rock WPDH/Poughkeepsie. Additionally he will also have oversight of the company's 10 stations in the region.
Marco Barbieri returns to Century Media Records to again be Label President. Barbieri previously served as President from 1995-2007.
Cumulus announces that 11 additional stations will adopt the NASH FM Country music and lifestyle brandt. The group of stations will be known as NASH FM, with their logos, websites and on-air promotions using “NASH FM” and “Powered by NASH” language. The following is a list of the new NASH FM stations and launch times: Monday, February 3, 12 p.m. local time: WKDF/Nashville, KRMD/Shreveport, WIWF/Charleston, WKOR/Columbus-Starkville, WXTA/Erie, WFBE/Flint, WYZB/Fort Walton, WTNR/Grand Rapids, WZCY/Harrisburg, WXBM/Pensacola. Wednesday, February 5, 12 p.m. ET: WPSK/Blacksburg
Billy Zarro is promoted to SVP/Marketing at Republic Records.
L&L Broadcasting-Portland, OR announces that they have closed the purchase of San Antonio radio stations from the Border Media Business Trust. The radio stations purchased today include KJXK, KLEY, KSAH-AM, KSAH-FM, KTFM, KTSA and KZDC.