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Damico Gets The Big Chair

Chuck Damico has been named PD at Beasley's 97.5 The Fanatic in Philadelphia. Damico has been working in Philadelphia radio since 1994 most recently as PD for 95.7 BEN-FM and APD at WMMR-FM. He also worked as the Promotions Director at WMMR.

Hochman Keeping His Talent in Miami

Marc Hochman has signed a new multi-year contract extension with Entercom Miami sports talker WAXY-AM. Hochman and Channing Crowder host the 2-6 afternoon drive show on WAXY. They are also simulcast on WQAM-AM from 3-6.

CPR Promotes Gentry To COO

Colorado Public Radio has elevated SVP, Finance & Administration, Jenny Gentry to Chief Operating Officer. Gentry has been with CPR for 36 years.

It’s Back To Radio For Joe

Joe Wowk is the new Market Manager in State College, PA for Seven Mountains. Wowk spent the last 7 years with Dealer World, an automotive ad agency in Lehighton PA, where he was VP of Broadcast Media Operations.

New Piscopo Producer

Joseph Sibilia is the new permanent producer for The Joe Piscopo Show. Long-time producer Frank Morano has exited the program carried on Salem Media The Answer WNYM-AM 970 in New York.

Premiere Promotes Tripi

Peter Tripi has been promoted to Executive VP of Affiliate Sales. In his new position, Tripi’s previous role as SVP of Affiliate Sales/Talk and Morning Shows will be expanded to include oversight of affiliate sales and marketing for all of Premiere’s talent.

Kenyon Wins Lifetime Achievment Award

Entercom Detroit Market Manager Debbie Kenyon was recently presented with the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Michigan Association of Broadcasters. Kenyon joins a group of only 31 other broadcasters honored with this award since 1989.

McCollim Moving To Texas

iHeartMedia Austin/San Antonio announced today that Jason McCollim has been named Senior VP of Programming. The iHeart Austin and San Antonio clusters total 15 stations.

Cox Host Wins Nifty New Award

The Tulsa Music Awards has named Natalie Cash from KWEN-FM's Cash & Bradley Show Tulsa’s Favorite Radio Personality.  This is the first year for this award category and the nominations included local radio hosts from all music genres. 

CPB Promotes Gales Webb

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting has named Jacquie Gales Webb as VP of Radio. Gales Webb, most recently a CPB director of content, joined the CPB Radio department in 2005 as a project manager.

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