93.3 Saginaw

Chris Monk Named Cumulus Media Regional Vice President For Flint/Saginaw

After exiting his position as Vice President/Market Manager of Adams Radio Fort Wayne, Chris Monk has been named Regional Vice President for Cumulus Media’s Flint and Saginaw MI and Market Manager for Saginaw. Monk previously ran those stations under previous owner Citadel from 2007-2012. He has also served as President/CEO of Alliance 180 LLC and VP/GM of Northern Star Broadcasting’s Traverse City/Petoskey stations. Cumulus operates Urban AC “Z92.7” WDZZ, Country “95.1 Nash-FM” WFBE, CHR “CK 105.5” WWCK-FM, “Sports Xtra 1330” WTRX, and News/Talk “Supertalk 1570” WWCK in Flint and Rock “Z93” WKQZ, AC “My 96.1” WHNN, CHR 102.5 WIOG, and Classic Rock “Wheelz 104.5” WILZ in Saginaw. Cum...[Read More]

Tell Your Listeners They Don’t Matter And Win?

On Monday, morning host Joe Volk was missing from Cumulus Rock “Z93” WKQZ Midland/Saginaw MI after over two decades as host of the “Joe And The Poorboy” morning show. Co-host Adam Shilling announced on the air yesterday that Volk was no longer employed at the station, but when pressed online things turned a little ugly. When a listener, who also claimed to be an occasional advertiser asked why Volk was gone the station responded “Yes, you do deserve an explanation and if you were listening this morning you would have heard one. Oh but wait, you weren’t listening.” Is that really how you want to treat a listener? Even if he wasn’t a one-time and potentially future advertiser why throw away the chance to make one? With the technology available ...[Read More]