99.7 Canton’s New Country also has a new Program Director. Scott Davidson has been named to the role and will double up on the job with My 101.7, The 80s and More. Davidson most recently served as morning show host on 101.7, and has held several programming positions throughout his career, as well as being on-air personality at Y-100 in Miami, WMBX in West Palm Beach, Florida, and WKDD in Akron, Ohio, as well as Music Director for Hot 95.9 Canton. Davidson will report to Keith Kennedy, Area Senior Vice President of Programming for iHeartMedia North Ohio.
“Scott is a proud leader in our community and will continue to keep both 101.7 and 99.7 uniquely Canton,” said Kennedy. “His experience and vast market knowledge make him the perfect candidate and we know he will help contribute to our stations’ ongoing success.”
“Stark County is my home and I’m proud to have the opportunity to better our community with two incredible brands that serve Canton like no other,” said Davidson. “The entire iHeartMedia Akron/Canton team has been wonderful and very supportive and I can’t wait to dive right in.”