Nick Fox Joins Westwood One As Country PD
After exiting his role as Program Director of Cumulus Media Country “102.7 Nash-FM” WXBM Pensacola FL last month to follow his wife to her new job in Colorado, Nick Fox is returning to the company to program Westwood One’s Country formats.
Based in Denver, Fox will “oversee day-to-day operations of delivering 24/7 programming to Westwood One Country affiliates. He will manage on-air talent while supervising music databases and support current and potential 24/7 affiliates.” Prior to joining WXBM in October 2018, Fox was APD at Saga’s “Beaver 100.3” WVVR Clarksville TN and previously worked at CHR 97.5 WABB Mobile and Cumulus’ revised 97.5 WABD.
Westwood One, the largest audio network in the U.S., has hired Nick Fox as Country Program Director for Westwood One’s 24/7 Formats. In this role, Fox will oversee day-to-day operations of delivering 24/7 programming to Westwood One Country affiliates. He will manage on-air talent while supervising music databases and support current and potential 24/7 affiliates. He is based in Denver and will report to George King, VP/GM Network Formats.
Nick joins Westwood One from Pensacola, FL where he was Program Director/Midday Personality for CUMULUS MEDIA’s Country WXBM and afternoon personality on AC WMEZ. Nick also worked in Clarksville, TN for Saga WVVR and WCVQ, Mobile WABD and AC WMEZ, which carried Westwood One’s 24/7 AC programming.
“We’re very excited to welcome Nick Fox to the Westwood One 24/7 Formats family,” said King. “Nick brings a unique set of qualities and experiences to the network. His programming, technical and creative skills will be an excellent addition to our team.”
Fox says, “I am honored to join George King, and the rest of the Westwood One 24/7 Formats team. My heart belongs to country music and I’m ready to contribute to their already successful business.”