94.1 Pensacola

Greg Tillotson Appointed Cumulus Pensacola Operations Manager

Cumulus Media has appointed Greg Tillotson as Operations Manager for its five station cluster in Pensacola FL and Program Director of AC “Soft Rock 94.1” WMEZ, Classic Hits “100.7 The Jet” WJTQ, and News/Talk 1370 WCOA. Tillotson joins Cumulus from Mapleton Communications cluster in Spokane WA where he served as Station Manager/PD. He has also worked for Townsquare Media Billings MT and Group Program Director for Alaska Broadcast Communications’ stations in Alaska and Arkansas. He fills the opening most recently held by Chuck Whitaker. Cumulus Media announces that it has appointed radio programming professional Greg Tillotson as Operations Manager for its Pensacola, FL, radio stations: WMEZ-FM, WJTQ-FM, WCOA-AM, WXBM-FM and WRRX-FM. Tillotson will also serve W...[Read More]

Jackie Rinker Named Cumulus Pensacola Market Manager

Cumulus Media has appointed Jackie Rinker as Vice President/Market Manager for its Pensacola FL cluster. Rinker most recently served as Market President for iHeartMedia Panama City and Tallahassee until exiting in the recent round of layoffs. She has also served as GSM for Cox Media in New Haven and Orlando, and Director of Sales for Treasure Coast Radio and Clear Channel Birmingham. Previous Pensacola Market Manager Davey Willhoit is still listed in the position on the station websites. No word on his status with the company. Cumulus Media announces that it has appointed Jackie Rinker as Vice President and Market Manager for its five radio stations in Pensacola, FL. Rinker was previously Market President for iHeartMedia in Panama City and Tallahassee, FL, and prior to that, was Director o...[Read More]

Cumulus Adds Two In Pensacola

Cumulus Media has agreed to purchase AC “Soft Rock 94.1” WMEZ and “Your Country 102.7” WXBM Pensacola, FL from Pamal Broadcasting for $6.5 Million. Both stations transmit from in between Pensacola and Mobile, AL and put a city grade signal over both cities which may require Cumulus to have to spin some of their existing properties to stay within ownership limits or make some engineering changes. Cumulus already owns Urban AC “Magic 106.1” WRRX, and the News/Talk pair 1370 WCOA and 100.7 WCOA-FM in Pensacola plus Urban 92.9 WBLX, Urban AC 98.3 WDLT-FM, CHR 104.1 WABD, and the Gospel duo of 900 WGOK and 660 WDLT in Mobile. The two Pamal acquisitions along with 92.9 WBLX, 100.7 WCOA-FM, and 104.1 WABD have city grade signals over both markets. Pamal plans t...[Read More]