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Gator Harrison Named Senior VP/Programming iHeartMedia Nashville

iHeartMedia has announced that Gator Harrison has been named Senior Vice President of Programming for the company’s Nashville stations. Harrison transfers from the same position in Chattanooga and will have oversight over Country “The Big 98” 97.9 WSIX, Alternative “Alt 98.3/97.5” WNRQ-HD2, Urban “101.1 The Beat” WUBT, Classic Rock “105.9 The Rock” WNRQ, CHR “107.5 The River” WRVW, and News/Talk 1510 WLAC. He will also retain his position as Brand Coordinator for iHeartCountry. Harrison previously worked in Nashville at CHR “Y107” WYHY from 1990 to 1996. He replaces Michael Bryan, who had served as SVP/Programming as well as OM/PD of WSIX and WRVW and Executive Producer of The Bobby Bones Show and Tige & Dan...[Read More]

John Mayer Named WFLZ Program Director

iHeartMedia CHR 93.3 WFLZ Tampa has named John Mayer as its new Program Director effective May 1. Mayer comes to WFLZ from sister CHR “107.5 The River” WRVW Nashville and fills the vacancy created by the move of Tommy Chuck to “Hot 99.5” WIHT Washington DC and Country 93.1 WPOC Baltimore in January. Mayer has programmed WRVW since July 2014 after moving up from Assistant Program Director/Afternoon Host. He previously worked at “KC 101” WKCI New Haven, CT. WFLZ FM 93.3 FLZ, Tampa Bay’s Hit Music Channel, announced today that John Mayer has been named Program Director, effective May 1. “This was an extremely important position to fill. WFLZ is the market’s leading radio station in ratings and revenue,” said Doug Hamand, Senior Vice ...[Read More]