98.5 Monmouth/Ocean

Press Communications Elects New COO/Market President

Press Communications has hired Don Dalesio as its new Chief Operating Officer and Market President for its five stations in Monmouth/Ocean NJ. Dalesio joins Press from Townsquare Media where he served as Market President for their Monmouth/Ocean properties. He has been in the market since 1996 when he joined Nassau Broadcasting to oversee the stations that would later transfer to Millenium Radio Group and then Townsquare. Press Communications owns CHR “B98.5” WBBO Ocean Acres, Soft AC “99.7 The Island” WBHX Tuckerton, Country “Thunder 106” 106.3 WKMK Eatontown/106.5 WTHJ Bass River Township, Hot AC “Fun 107.1” WWZY Long Branch, and Oldies “Great Gold 1410” WHTG Eatontown in the Monmouth/Ocean market. Press Communications, LLC (“Pr...[Read More]

Jersey Shore’s Breeze Blows Away

Update 4/19: WWZY/WBHX will rebrand as simply “107.1 FM“. The new positioning is “A Music Radio Station“. The “Pork Roll & Eggs” morning show hosted by Nina Siciliano and Tom Devoy will move on Monday from sister CHR “B98.5” WBBO to WWZY/WBHX. They will be replaced at WBBO by current Middayer/Music Director Kelso and night host Sara Cucci. While the format at “107.1 FM” remains AC, the station has streamlined its music library and is focusing on more currents/recurrents than it had as “The Breeze“. Original Report 4/17: A change is in the air at Press Communications AC “The Breeze” 107.1 WWZY Long Branch and 99.7 WBHX Tuckerton, NJ. The moves began on April 5 with staff cuts that saw the departure of D...[Read More]

K98.5 Relaunches as Thunder 98.5

Press Communications has relaunched “K98.5” WKMK Ocean Acres, NJ as “Thunder 98.5”. No changes to the airstaff at this time.