Danielle Tufano, APD at Classic Rock WERV/Aurora, shifts from middays to morning show producer and co-host for Mackay In The Morning.
Vevo announces the expansion of its biggest branding program to date, CERTIFIED, complete with an unprecedented live concert event and a partnership with Twitter. In its Upfront, the company also revealed its audience story, video advertising innovations and new slate of original music-centric series including co-productions with Milk Studios, MADE and Legs Media, Rachel Zoe’s The Zoe Report and Endemol. Highlights of the evening included performances from Mary Lambert and A Great Big World. Vevo’s complete 2014 Upfronts presentation can be viewed at vevo.com/upfront-2014.
Dean Gillard is appointed VP International Marketing and A&R for PM:AM Recordings, Universal Music’s global dance music network, based in London.
FMQB offers condolences to the family and friends of veteran Rock Radio programmer and on-air personality Wild Bill Scott who died due to complications from a stroke in Auburn, CA. The "Wildman" had been currently doing consulting for DSN Radio, and voice over work for Rock KDKT. Scott launched the hard rock radio network Z-Rock in 1986, and did stints at stations across the U.S. such as KROQ, WLUP, KDKB, WLLZ, WMET, KUPD, KNAC, and WKLS to name a few.