101.9 Charlotte

Beasley Makes Multiple On-Air & Programming Promotions At WBAV/WPEG Charlotte

Beasley Media’s Urban “Power 98” 97.9 WPEG Concord and Urban AC “V101.9” WBAV Gastonia/Charlotte NC has made multiple personnel promotions. Brian ‘Mr. Incognito’ Robinson has been promoted to Program Director of both stations. Robinson was just promoted from Music Director to Assistant Program Director of WPEG in January. He was also a member of WPEG’s “No Limit Larry Morning Maddhouse” and previously hosted afternoons. ‘Ya Girl Nikki’ Davis has been promoted from nights to afternoons at WPEG. Davis joined the station in March 2017 and fills the slot previously held by John ‘Sport E. Odie‘ Adams. Janine Davis moves from traffic reporter for the two stations and local producer of the Steve Harvey Morning Show on WBAV wi...[Read More]

John Reynolds Promoted To Beasley Charlotte OM

Following the exit of DJ Stout as Operations Manager in August, Beasley Media has promoted John Reynolds to the role of OM for its entire Charlotte NC cluster. Reynolds currently serves as OM/PD of CHR “Kiss 95.1” WNKS and AC “K104.7” WKQC, a role he has held since joining the then-CBS Radio cluster in 1999. He has also served as APD/MD at KHKS Dallas, APD of “Z100” New York, and Promotions Director at 94.5 WKTI Milwaukee in his career. Beasley Media Group, LLC; a subsidiary of Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI) announces John Reynolds has been promoted to the position of Operations Manager at the company’s Charlotte-based radio station cluster, including WSOC-FM (103.7), WNKS-FM (KISS 95.1) WKQC-FM, K 104.7 FM, SMOKE (94.7), WPEG-FM (Power 98)...[Read More]

Kelly Mac Joins V101.9 Charlotte

Kelly Mac is exiting her role as Program Director/Afternoon host at Urban One Urban AC 106.7 WTLC-FM Indianapolis to join Beasley Media Urban AC “V101.9” WBAV Gastonia/Charlotte NC. Mac will take the Music Director/Midday host slot at WBAV. Prior to joining WTLC in November 2016, she was in her second run at SummitMedia’s “107.3 Jamz” WJMZ in the nearby Greenville/Spartanburg market. She has also worked in Cleveland, Chicago, and Philadelphia during her career. Beasley Media Group, Inc., a subsidiary of Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI), announces Kelly Mac will return to the Carolinas as the new Midday Host and Music Director at WBAV/V101.9-FM. She will begin her new position on July 10, 2017. Mac most recently served as the program director and PM...[Read More]

WBAV/WPEG Charlotte Revamp On-Air Lineups

Beasley Media Urban “Power 98” 97.9 WPEG Concord and Urban AC “V101.9” WBAV Gastonia/Charlotte have made changes to their on-air lineups. At WPEG, MD/afternoon host Brian ‘Mr. Incognito’ Robinson moves to mornings as part of the “Maddhouse Morning Show”. He will be supplanted in afternoons by local music promoter John ‘Sport E. Odie‘ Adams. Rounding out the changes, WPEG brings Ya Girl Nikki in for nights from weekends at sister “Foxy 99.1” WZFX Fayetteville. At WBAV, all dayparts other than the syndicated Steve Harvey Morning Show will see new occupants although the station will bring former afternoon host Derrick ‘Fly Ty’ Jacobs back to host local morning inserts. Music Director Cortney Hicks will move fr...[Read More]

Jeff Anderson Named OM/PD Of WBAV/WPEG Charlotte

Beasley Media has named Jeff Anderson as Operations Manage/Program Director for Urban “Power 98” 97.9 WPEG and Urban AC “V101.9” WBAV Charlotte NC. Anderson rejoins Beasley from Radio-One Richmond where he served in the same position. He began his programming career at Beasley’s “Foxy 99” 99.1 WZFX Fayetteville in the 1990s. He succeeds Jamilliah ‘Jam’ Muhammad, who exited in May. Beasley Media Group Charlotte has welcomed Jeff Anderson to the position of Operations Manager/ Program Director of legendary hip-hop station WPEG/Power 98 and Urban AC WBAV/V101.9. On Monday, Sept 12, Jeff will return to Beasley, where he began his radio career at 99.1 WZFX-FM, Fayetteville, NC. More than two decades ago. Jeff’s career path has taken him arou...[Read More]

CBS And Beasley Swap Philadelphia/Miami For Charlotte/Tampa

CBS Radio and Beasley Broadcasting have agreed to exchange 19 stations in four markets. CBS will acquire five stations from Beasley: Country 92.5 WXTU and Rhythmic CHR “Wired 96.5” WRDW-FM Philadelphia along with Sports 560 WQAM, Rhythmic CHR “Power 96” WPOW-FM, and Country “99.9 Kiss Country” WKIS in Miami. Heading to Beasley are fourteen stations including CBS’ entire Charlotte and Tampa clusters: CHR “Kiss 95.1” WNKS, Urban “Power 98” 97.9 WPEG, Urban AC “V101.9” WBAV, Country “The New 103.7” WSOC, AC “K104.7” WKQC, Sports “610 The Fan” WFNZ, and Sports “CBS Sports Radio 1660” WBCN Charlotte, Spanish CHR “Maxima 92.5” WYUU, Rhythmic CHR “Wild 94...[Read More]