Congratulations to a good friend of Radio Ink and one of the nicest people in the radio business today. Buzz Knight has been promoted to SVP of Program Development at Greater Media. Buzz has been with the company for nearly 15 years now. Knight oversees programming development for all of Greater Media’s radio properties. CEO Peter Smyth said, “Buzz has done an outstanding job overseeing our programming brands across the company over the past 14 years. His insight and leadership plays an important role in the continued success of our company.”
Knight has been with Greater Media since February 2002. Prior to that, he worked as Program Director at several stations including: CBS Boston based classic rock WZLX, Saga Communications rock WNOR in Norfolk and Great American’s Active Rock WLVQ in Columbus, Ohio. In addition, the radio veteran spent three years on air as part of the legendary WNEW-FM in New York City. Knight launched his broadcasting career at WRKI in Fairfield County, Connecticut after graduating from the University of Dayton.
“It’s amazing to wake up every day to meet the challenges and opportunities of our business working for such a crown jewel of a company as Greater Media,” said Knight. “I’m grateful to Peter Smyth and the Bordes family for their continued support.”