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Mike Klein Joins Z104.3 Baltimore

Mike Klein takes over afternoon drive on WZFT-FM. Klein returns to iHeartMedia from his position as operations manager at Summit Media in Greenville, SC.

Derrick Martin New iHeart Norfolk MP

iHeartMedia Norfolk has named Derrick Martin Market President. Martin returns to Norfolk from iHeartMedia St. Louis, where he most recently served as the Region President.

Cannon Returning To Power 106 in L.A.

Nick Cannon, who will appear on the March 9th issue of Radio Ink Magazine, is returning to Meruelo's Hip-Hop station in Los Angeles Power 106 (KPWR-FM). Nick's official return will be this Thursday. The show will be heard 6am-10am PST 

Mo Quick Joins Atlanta’s HOT 107.9

Atlanta native Mo Quick joins HOT 107.9, as they celebrate 25 years of mainstream Hip Hop. As a former intern, Mo Quick is no stranger to Radio One Atlanta. She left the market to accept a position with Radio One’s WZAK in Cleveland.

Smith To Impart His Wisdom

NAB CEO Gordon Smith will be the keynote speaker at the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Summer Conference in August. Sue Keenom, Senior VP, State, International, and Board Relations for NAB, will be joining Smith.

Dave Kane Celebrates Anniversary

96.5 WCMF midday host Dave Kane will mark his 40th year on the Rochester, NY station. “Kane-O” celebrates his “ruby anniversary” with the station February 22.

WABC Adding More Big Names

The New York Post is reporting that Red Apple Media owner John Catsimatidis has hired former Trump National Economic Council director Larry Kudlow and former GOP Rep. Peter King, of Long Island.

Shannon Joins Lou at The Point

Townsquare Media announced that Shannon Holly is now co-hosting mornings with Lou Russo at The Point (WJLK-FM) in new Jersey.

Summit Adds B-Dub In Six Markets

About the move, EVP of Programming for SummitMedia Randy Chase said, “We're excited to have B-Dub Radio on six nights a week on all SummitMedia country stations nationally. He brings unparalleled energy and incredible content night after night.”

CMG’s Rob Babin Joins NAB Board

Rob Babin, SVP Radio, Cox Media Group, has been appointed to the NAB Radio Board of Directors. He oversees CMG’s 65 radio stations in 11 markets across the country.

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