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Mike Preston Joins iHeartMedia As Baltimore SVP/Programming

Mike Preston is joining iHeartMedia as Senior Vice President of Programming for the company’s Baltimore cluster and Program Director of Country 93.1 WPOC and Variety Hits “102.7 Jack-FM” WQSR. Preston programmed Entercom Country “100.7 The Wolf” KKWF Seattle and later added Rhythmic Hot AC “Hot 103.7” KHTP in that market from 2009 until his exit in February of this year. He also served as OM/PD of CBS Radio Seattle’s “96.5 Jack-FM” KJAQ and CHR “106.1 Kiss-FM” KBKS Seattle from 1999-2006 and VP/Programming for CBS Radio San Francisco from 2006-2009. Earlier in his career he served as Scott Shannon’s right hand as APD/MD of ABC’s 95.5 WPLJ New York from 1989-1997. In addition to WPOC and WQSR, iHeartMedia owns CHR...[Read More]

Jeff Wyatt Named iHeartMedia Baltimore SVP/Programming; Tommy Chuck WASH-FM PD

iHeartMedia has appointed Jeff Wyatt as SVP/Programming for its Baltimore MD cluster. Wyatt had been serving as VP/Programming for the company’s Virginia-Carolina region overseeing stations in Asheville, Charlotte, Greensboro and Raleigh NC, Greenville SC, and Harrisonburg, Norfolk, Richmond, Roanoke and Winchester VA. He also was Program Director for Country “96.9 The Kat” WKKT Statesville/Charlotte. In his new position, Wyatt will be Program Director of Country 93.1 WPOC and Variety Hits “102.7 Jack-FM” WQSR while overseeing CHR “Z104.3” WZFT and Gospel “Heaven 600” WCAO. Along with the appointment of Wyatt, iHeart has announced that Tommy Chuck, Program Director of CHR “Hot 99.5” WIHT Washington DC and WPOC will add simil...[Read More]