September 4, 2014
CHR WFBC and Hot AC sister WSPA PD Tias Schuster exits. Mark Hendrix, PD at Classic Rock clustermate WROQ, will oversee programming at WFBC and WSPA.
Vevo names David Rice to the newly-created position of Chief Product Officer. He will be based in the company’s San Francisco office and report to President and Chief Executive Officer, Rio Caraeff. Prior to joining Vevo, Rice was the SVP/GM of CBS Interactive’s Games Division, where he managed premium brands GameSpot, GameFAQs, GiantBomb and ComicVine.
Premiere Networks and DIRECTV announced today a renewed long-term agreement whereby Premiere will continue providing exclusive ad sales representation and radio distribution for The Dan Patrick Show. As part of the agreement, the DIRECTV-produced program will also continue as part of FOX Sports Radio’s weekday programming lineup.