Bill Michaels Named PD Of WXKR & 100.7 The Zone/Toledo
May 8, 2014
Cumulus Media announces that it has named programming veteran Bill Michaels as PD of Classic Rock WKXR (94.5 XKR) and Modern Rock 100.7 The Zone (heard on FM translator W264AK)/Toledo. Michaels was previously OM for Clear Channel-Toledo for eight years, and oversaw its six-station cluster, including CHR WVKS, where he began his radio career in 1991, working as night jock from 1994-1995 and PD from 1999-2010. He was also PD of CCM+E Rock WIOT/Toledo from 2008-2010.
John Gallagher, VP/Market Manager of Cumulus-Toledo, said, "Bill was able to rise through the ranks at Clear Channel here in Toledo, from intern to Operations Manager. His music, programming, and market knowledge will be an extremely valuable asset to the Cumulus Toledo team. We are very pleased to welcome Bill aboard."
Michaels said, "I am very excited to be joining a very talented programming team at Cumulus Toledo. I am also looking forward to working with great minds like John Dickey, Mike McVay and Corporate Programmer, Aaron Roberts."