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Scotty Davis Moves From WFLZ To US 103.5 Tampa

Scotty Davis is moving down the hall at iHeartMedia Tampa as he will shift from afternoons at CHR 93.3 WFLZ to the same daypart at Country “US 103.5” WFUS starting May 14. Davis spent six years at WFLZ after previously hosting mornings at “Radio Now 100.9” WNOW-FM Indianapolis and nights and afternoons at 101.3 KDWB Minneapolis and nights at “106.1 Kiss-FM” KHKS Dallas. He’s also worked in Salt Lake City, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, and Amarillo during his career. Davis replaces Ryan Nelson who exited as APD/MD/Afternoon host at WFUS last week. iHeartMedia announced today that Scotty Davis has been named Afternoon Host for US103.5, effective Monday May 14th. iHeartMedia Tampa Bay has a strong cross-platform presence and includes a number of iconic brand...[Read More]

Brandon ‘Buster’ Satterfield Joins WFLZ As Assistant Program Director

After departing his position as Program Director at Urban One CHR “Radio Now 100.9” WNOW-FM Speedway/Indianapolis IN last month, Brandon ‘Buster’ Satterfield is joining iHeartMedia CHR 93.3 WFLZ Tampa as Assistant Program Director. Satterfield will report to Senior VP/Programming and WFLZ PD Tommy Chuck and will be responsible for the station’s music and programming content. Satterfield has programmed WNOW-FM since November 2015 and has previously held programming positions at “Wired 96.5” WRDW-FM Philadelphia and worked on-air at “92.3 Now” WNOW-FM New York and “Channel 95.5” WKQI Detroit. iHeartMedia Tampa Bay announced today that Brandon “Buster” Satterfield has been named Assistant Program Director for 93.3 FLZ, Tampa Bay’s #1 Hit Music Channel, effective immediately....[Read More]

Rob Kruz Returns To Hot 99.5 Washington As Program Director

iHeartMedia CHR “Hot 99.5” WIHT Washington DC has appointed Rob Kruz as Program Director. Kruz, who has programmed 93.3 WFLZ Tampa since October 2016, previously hosted nights at WIHT and programmed CHR “Z104.3” WZFT Baltimore. His appointment follows Monday’s promotion of James Howard to Vice President of Programming for the Washington DC market. Kruz replaces Tommy Chuck, who just made the reverse move from Washington back to Tampa as SVP/Programming for that market. iHeartMedia Washington, D.C. announced today that Rob Kruz has been named Program Director for HOT 99.5, D.C.’s No. 1 Hit Music Station, effective December 18. iHeartMedia Washington, D.C. has a strong cross-platform presence and includes a number of iconic brands and franchises — both broadcast...[Read More]

Tommy Chuck Returns To Tampa As IHeartMedia SVP/Programming

iHeartMedia has promoted Tommy Chuck to Senior Vice President of Programming for its Tampa and Sarasota markets. Chuck has worked for iHeart since 2000 working his way through Chattanooga, Birmingham, and Orlando before spending 2007-2015 as Program Director of CHR 93.3 WFLZ and Hot AC “Mix 100.7” WMTX Tampa. He then moved to Washington/Baltimore as PD of CHR “Hot 99.5” WIHT Washington DC and Country 93.1 WPOC Baltimore before giving up WPOC and adding those duties at AC 97.1 WASH-FM Washington last year. In addition to overseeing programming in both markets, Chuck will serve as Program Director of Country “US 103.5” WFUS. iHeartMedia announced today that Tommy Chuck has been named the Senior Vice President of Programming for the Tampa-Sarasota Area. iHe...[Read More]

Another Batch Of Talent Cuts At iHeartMedia

A few more names have been added to the list of cuts at iHeartMedia this week. Fernand Amandi – 10am-12pm host on News/Talk 610 WIOD Miami. B-Rock – Weekend host at CHR “FM 97” 96.9 WLAN-FM Lancaster PA. Tom Campbell – Morning Host at Classic Hits “B101.5” WWBB Providence Dan Eidem – News Director for News/Talk 1510 WLAC Nashville Mackenzie – Midday host at Rock 96.3 WROV Roanoke. Contact at mackenzievoiceover@gmail.com Melissa Kerr – Morning co-host at AC “Sunny 99.9” KTSM-FM El Paso. Co-host Bill Clifton moved to afternoons as the station added the syndicated Murphy, Sam & Jodi for mornings. Travis Moon – Director of Country Programming for Austin/San Antonio. PD of 98.1 KVET-FM and 101.1 KASE Austin and &...[Read More]

Riley Couture Joins The Kane Show

iHeartMedia’s syndicated Kane Show based at “Hot 99.5” WIHT Washington DC has announced the addition of Riley Couture to the show. Couture joins Kane from iHeart’s “Power 96.1” WWPW Atlanta where she was hosting middays and previously was co-host of the morning show. She has also worked at “107.5 The River” WRVW Nashville and 104.5 WSNX Grand Rapids, and “Q107.5” WHBQ-FM Memphis during her career. Couture joins Kane, Rose, Intern John, and Erick on the show. iHeartMedia announced today that Riley Couture has been named the new co-host for The Kane Show, effective immediately. iHeartMedia has massive consumer reach and influence across multiple platforms and delivers more live programming than any other media company. Riley will jo...[Read More]

Rob Kruz Named WFLZ Program Director

iHeartMedia CHR 93.3 WFLZ Tampa has named Rob Kruz as its new Program Director. Kruz joins the station from iHeart’s “Z104.3” WZFT Baltimore where he was Program Director/afternoon host. Kruz was promoted to PD from APD/MD in February 2015. Prior to joining WZFT he hosted nights at “Hot 99.5” WIHT Washington DC and also worked at Hot AC “Q104” WQAL Cleveland and 96.3 WDVD Detroit. Kruz succeeds John Mayer who exited earlier this month. 93.3 FLZ, Tampa Bay’s No. 1 Hit Music Channel, announced today that Rob Kruz has been named Program Director, effective immediately. Kruz will work closely with on-air personalities and sales to oversee 93.3 FLZ’s on-air content, digital footprint and music programming. He will report to Travis Daily, Senior Vice Pre...[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]

Premiere To Take Kane Show National

Premiere Networks is launching The Kane Show into national syndication beginning Monday, December 29. Based at iHeartMedia CHR “Hot 99.5” WIHT Washington, DC, The Kane Show currently airs on six additional iHeartMedia stations across the country: 93.3 WFLZ Tampa, “Z104.3” WZFT Baltimore, “Kiss 107.1” WKFS Cincinnati, “101.9 Kiss-FM” KWNW Memphis, “98.9 Radio Now” WNRW Louisville, and “99.3 Kiss-FM” WHKF Harrisburg. Kane joined WIHT for mornings in 2006 from afternoons at WFLZ. Upon the end of the MJ in the Morning show in 2012, Kane’s morning show began airing in Tampa as well. His commercial on-air career began in nights at “Hot 107.9” WWHT Syracuse before moving to Tampa in 1998. Premiere Networks a...[Read More]