People Moves 7/27: Toni-Marie Joins KWJJ As APD/Midday Hots

99.5 The Wolf KWJJ PortlandEntercom Country “99.5 The Wolf” KWJJ-FM Portland has announced the addition of Toni-Marie as Assistant Program Director and midday host.

Toni-Marie joins KWJJ-FM from Buck Owens Broadcasting’s Country “97.3 The Bull” KRJK Bakersfield CA where she served as midday host. She previously spent two tours at Owens’ 550/107.9 KUZZ from 2009-2015 and 2016-17 where she served as Music Director in the first run. She also had a brief run at iHeartMedia Country “95.5 The Bull” KWNR Las Vegas as APD/MD curtailed by a back injury.

Entercom, the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content in the United States, named Toni-Marie as Assistant Program Director for 99.5 The Wolf (KWJJ-FM) in Portland. In addition, Toni-Marie will also host the midday drive from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. PT.

“Toni-Marie brings a wealth of experience and enthusiasm to these roles and I’m looking forward to seeing her connect with our audience in the Northwest,” said Bill Ashenden, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Portland. “We’re excited to have her on The Wolf.”

“I am stoked to join The Wolf team,” added Toni-Marie. “I’ve had the pleasure of working with some of the best program directors in the industry and the opportunity to work with and learn from a well-respected PD like Mike Moore is not something I take lightly.”

Prior to joining Entercom, Toni-Marie worked for Buck Owens Production Company, holding the roles of Music Director and on-air host at KUZZ and The Bull 97.3 (KRJK) in Bakersfield, CA. She previously also held Assistant Program Director and Music Director positions at KWNR in Las Vegas.

VARTV reports that Entercom CHR “Q94” 94.5 WRVQ Richmond VA has revamped its on-air lineup. Deni moves from nights to middays replacing the exiting Meg White. Joe Fu, afternoon host at sister “Z104” 104.5 WNVZ Norfolk will add night tracking duties at WRVQ.


After eighteen years with Townsquare Media’s newly acquired CHR 94.5 WPST Trenton NJ, afternoon host Tom Shinn exited earlier this month for a job outside of radio.


Beasley Media Rock 105.5 WDHA Dover NJ has announced the addition of Scotty B as its new 7pm-12am host.

Scotty joins WDHA from sister Rock “95.9 The Rat” WRAT Point Pleasant NJ where he has worked in production and on weekends for the past five years.

Beasley Media Group LLC, a subsidiary of Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI) announces Scotty B has been named as the new 7pm-Midnight personality on WDHA-FM. He began his new position on Tuesday, July 24th, 2018.

Scotty most recently served as a part-time talent and worked in production at Beasley Media Group New Jersey ‘s 95.9 WRAT-FM for the past five years. He started his career in Florida with stints at Hot 104.9 in Tallahassee and WIMV-FM.

According to WDHA-FM Program Director Terrie Carr, “Rockturnal with Scotty B,” which airs weeknights from 7p-Midnight, will focus on his strengths – interacting with rock fans, getting out in the community and being host of the party! I am thrilled to have Scotty’s energy, attitude and huge presence on our airwaves and as part of our family,” said Carr. “He is the perfect fit for DHA and our passionate, loyal listening family and sponsors. Scotty and Rockturnal will give people a reason to tune in for sure!”


Jackie Donovan, PD/Morning host at Pamal Broadcasting Classic Hits “Q101.7” WNYQ Glenns Falls NY has announced she will exit at the end of the month for a management position at a local winery.

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Lance Venta is the Owner and Publisher of RadioInsight.com and a consultant for RadioBB Networks specializing in integration of radio and the internet. Lance has two decades of experience tracking the audio industry and its use of digital platforms.

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