Gabe Carrillo To Program Mix 94.1 Canton
Alpha Media Hot AC “Mix 94.1” WHBC-FM Canton OH has appointed Gabe Carrillo as PD/afternoon host.
Carrillo most recently served as PD for Saga Communications CHR “Energy 106.9” WNRG-FM Milwaukee and previously programmed “Z95.5” WFIZ Ithaca NY for Saga. The appointment of Carrillo completes a station revamp that saw PD/afternoon host John Stewart and morning co-host Kathy Vogel exit in August, morning co-host Mike ‘Ike’ Izic exit in September, and the addition of the syndicated Dave & Jimmy for mornings earlier this month.
Alpha Media, Canton names Gabe Carrillo Program Director and Afternoon Drive Host of Mix 94.1 (WHBC-FM), effective November 1st.
Most recently, Gabe was with Saga Communications at WNRG-FM/Energy 106.9 in Milwaukee, WI. He spent the last six years programming multiple markets for Saga while splitting time between Ithaca, NY and Milwaukee. Originally from California, Gabe started in radio with Entercom Communications in 2009.
Alpha Media, Canton Market Manager, Larry Gawthrop commented on the announcement, “We are very happy to welcome Gabe to Alpha Media and WHBC. He’s a great addition to our stations and afternoon drive time.”
“I’m very excited to be joining a true Hall of Fame station like Mix 94.1. The dream of any broadcaster is to work with a station that is a cornerstone in its community and I’m beyond thankful to Alpha Media, Bo Matthews, Larry Gawthrop and Phil Becker for giving me the opportunity to join this great team,” remarked Gabe.