Dan Connelly Promoted To Director/Branding & Programming For WSUN/Tampa
May 12, 2014
Cox Media Group (CMG) Tampa promotes Dan Connelly to Director of Branding and Programming for Alternative WSUN-FM (97X), effective immediately. As Director of Branding and Programming, Connelly will be responsible for all programming operations for WSUN, including talent selection, coaching, music scheduling, imaging, brand development, digital strategy and more.
“I’ve had the pleasure of working with Dan for over 15 years,” said CMG Tampa Vice President and Market Manager Keith Lawless. “He has earned this promotion, and no other person has demonstrated their ability to innovate and create brands that connect with their audiences like Dan.”
“I’m truly honored to be the 97X Director of Branding and Programming,” said Connelly. “Having been with 97X since the beginning, it’s no secret that 97X flows through my veins. I appreciate the support and confidence that Keith Lawless, Steve Smith and Kim Guthrie have shown me during the past couple of months and I’m excited about leading 97X to great things in the future!”
“Dan Connelly has been an integral part of the 97X evolution since its sign on over a decade ago,” added Steve Smith, CMG’s Vice President of Programming. ”He is the right person to continue itąs historical leadership in the format.”