Jeff Haber To Program 104.1 The Spot New Orleans & 102.5 WFMF Baton Rouge
Haber will also host middays on WFMF. He joins iHeart from the PD position at CHR “Power 94.7” KEWB Redding CA. He previously served as a producer for iHeartMedia in Los Angeles and New York.
iHeartMedia Baton Rouge and New Orleans announced today that Jeff Haber has been named Program Director for 102.5 WFMF, Today’s Hit Music for Baton Rouge and 104.1 The Spot, We Play Anything |New Orleans, effective immediately. iHeartMedia Baton Rouge and New Orleans has a strong cross-platform presence and includes a number of iconic brands and franchises — both broadcast and digital — encompassing twelve stations comprised of music, talk and news formats.
iHeartMedia has the leading consumer reach and influence across multiple platforms and delivers more live programming than any other media company. As Program Director, Haber will work with on-air personalities and sales to oversee music programming as well as broadcast and digital operations for both stations. In addition, he will serve as the midday on-air personality at 102.5 WFMF. He will report to Bob Murphy, Region Senior Vice President of Programming for iHeartMedia Louisiana.
“We’re excited to have someone of Jeff’s caliber leading our day-to-day operations at 102.5 WFMF and 104.1 THE SPOT,” said Murphy. “102.5 WFMF has been the leader in Contemporary Hit Radio in Baton Rouge since 1979 and 104.1 The Spot is gaining traction as ‘New Orleans’ We Play Anything’ station. Jeff will be an incredible asset as both stations continue to grow.”
Haber joins iHeartMedia Baton Rouge and New Orleans from Power 94.7 FM in Redding, California, where he most recently served as the Program Director. He previously worked for iHeartMedia Los Angeles as the producer for Dave Styles at 104.3 MYFM and nationally syndicated Big Boy’s Neighborhood. He began his career at Q104.3, iHeart Media NY and is graduate of Ithaca College.
“I’m so happy for the opportunity to work with an innovative, collaborative team that shares the same vision for what listeners want to hear,” said Haber. “iHeartMedia has always felt like home and I’m excited to make 102.5 WFMF and 104.1 The Spot the best stations they can be. I can’t wait to surround myself with that southern hospitality and become a part of the Baton Rouge and New Orleans communities.”