Entercom CHR “98.7 Amp Radio” WDZH Detroit has announced that Nathan Graham will join the station as Program Director on September 4.
Graham comes to Detroit from co-owned “103.7 Kiss-FM” WXSS Milwaukee where he has served as Assistant Program Director and Music Director. Graham joined the station in 2014 as night host and later moved up to middays. He has also hosted nights for “Power 96.5” KSPW Springfield MO, “Mix 93.3” KMXV Kansas City, and currently voicetracks the daypart at 99.5 WZPL Indianapolis from Milwaukee.
Ian ‘Slacker’ Richards, who currently serves as PD at WDZH, will remain in place as APD/MD and in his afternoon slot.
Entercom, the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content in the United States, named Nathan Graham as Program Director for 98.7 AMP Radio (WDZH-FM) in Detroit, effective September 4. Graham was previously Assistant Program Director and Music Director for 103.7 KISS FM (WXSS-FM) in Milwaukee.
“Nathan has cultivated strong leadership skills and a wealth of Top 40 format knowledge that we are confident will help propel 98.7 AMP Radio to new heights,” said Debbie Kenyon, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Detroit. “We are proud to cultivate talent within the Entercom team and look forward to welcoming him to Detroit.”
“I want to thank Debbie Kenyon, Tim Roberts, Brian Kelly and Pat Paxton for this incredible opportunity,” Graham added. “I’m very excited to join the already amazing team at WDZH and to connect with Detroit listeners.”
Prior to joining Entercom, Graham held on-air positions at KSPW in Springfield, MO and KMXV in Kansas City. Graham was recently awarded the Music Director of the Year Award at the 2018 Worldwide Radio Summit in Los Angeles.
Graham succeeds Ian “Slacker” Richards as Program Director, who remains at the station as the afternoon drive host, Assistant Program Director and Music Director.