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Radio One Names McNiece DOS In Indy

For the past 10 years, Denene McNiece has served as Entercom’s General Sales Manager for its Indianapolis cluster. One of those stations, WZPL, was consistently the number one billing radio station in Indianapolis during her tenure.

Alabama Personality Lisa Mason Has Died

Award-winning morning show personality Lisa Mason has passed away due to health complications. Mason was a longtime Birmingham radio veteran and spent over 17 years as an on-air personality on WBPT-FM 106.9 The Eagle.

Matty Sells Out The Wilbur… Again

Since the fall of 2018, KISS 108’s Matt Siegel has been hosting "An Evening With Matty in The Morning" at The Wilbur Theater in Boston. He has now sold out his ninth show.

Atlanta Homecoming For Lowe

Longtime Atlanta radio personality Axel Lowe is the new PD for Cumulus Atlanta’s Rock 100.5. Lowe heads home to Atlanta from Cincinnati where he was PD and PM Drive on-air personality for WFTK/96 Rock.

DJ Sir RJ Makes A Richmond Switch

Radio One Richmond, VA, has signed on-air personality DJ Sir RJ to take over nights on WCDX – iPower 92.1FM/104.1FM. Also known as Richie Savage, DJ Sir RJ makes the move from Entercom Richmond.

Mike Lang Passes

Fourstateshomepage.com is reporting the passing of longtime Joplin, MO, radio personality Mike Lang who passed away on July 4. He was 70.

Scadden Joins Miller Kaplan

Accounting firm Miller Kaplan has named Steve Scadden its new Director of Media Services. Scadden is a seasoned sales executive with 27 years of experience in the media industry.

Pierce Calls It A Day

Veteran morning radio host Brian Pierce (Cozadd) is hanging up the headphones after 45 years in radio. His last day will be July 26 with his final morning show on WUSW-FM  and his final talk show (10a-12n) on WMAY-AM, both in Springfield, IL.

Sales Vet Sutterfield Rewarded With Promotion

Cox Media Group has named Phillip Sutterfield General Sales Manager for CMG-Tulsa. Sutterfield has spent more than 25 years in the Tulsa market and is familiar with the sales landscape

Quass Honored With National Radio Award

NRG Media Chairman and CEO Mary Quass will receive the National Radio Award during the Radio Show luncheon program, "2020 and Beyond: Insights from the Top," on Wednesday, September 25.


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