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Nick Cannon Joins Power 106 Los Angeles

The man of many roles — TV/Radio host, comedian, actor, producer, rapper, writer, philanthropist, children’s book author, and activist — Nick Cannon, will join the hip hop station as host of Nick Cannon Mornings.

Bowen Takes Over Sales In New Orleans

Robby Bowen is the new D.O.S. for the Entercom cluster in New Orleans (WEZB-FM, WKBU-FM, WLMG-FM, WWWL-AM, and WWL AM and FM).

Texas Town Gets A New PD

Kelly Mac is the new Program Director at Urban AC KTCX-FM/Magic 102.5 in Beaumont. Mac has also worked in Charleston, SC, Mobile, Greenville, SC, Philadelphia, Indianapolis, and Charlotte.

Nicole Climbing The Ladder At WPHI

Paris Nicole has been promoted to Program Director of WPHI-FM/Philadelphia, becoming the youngest PD at Radio One. She started at Radio One in 2010, working her way up from intern to top-rated on-air personality.

Arizona Broadcasters HOF To Induct Trio

In addition to the three broadcasters entering the Arizona Broadcasters Association’s Hall of Fame in September, Griselda Zetino, a reporter at KTAR-FM/Phoenix, has won a Newcomer of the Year Award.

Corry Named Development Director At 88Nine

Maggie Corry, 88Nine Radio Milwaukee’s membership manager for the last three years, has been named the non-commercial station’s Development Director. Before going to 88Nine, Corry served as a fundraising consultant.

iHeart Leaders Honored In NYC

Wednesday’s sold-out UJA-Federation of New York’s annual Music Visionary of the Year Award Luncheon honored Bob Pittman, Rich Bressler, John Sykes, and Tom Poleman.

Brummel Happy To Reach Summit

Jeff Brummel has been named SummitMedia’s Group National Sales Manager. Brummel was previously Director, National Sales for one of the country’s largest radio broadcasting companies.

Celebrity Chef Joins Skyview

Skyview Networks and ABC Radio have added celebrity chef Carla Hall to their talent lineup. Hall was a competitor on Bravo's Top Chef and Top Chef: All Stars, as well as a former co-host of ABC's Emmy-award-winning daily lifestyle show The Chew.

Craig Johnson Calls It A Day

As reported by abcfoxmontana.com, Craig Johnson of The Trail 103.3 in Missoula, Montana, has retired after more than 40 years in the radio business. Most recently he has been hosting the Morning Trail show with Missoula Broadcasting.         

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