Capone Exiting 91X To Become VP/Promotion At Crush Management
Heritage Alternative Station Begins Hunt For New PD
January 24, 2012 at 8:30 AM (PT)
LOCAL MEDIA Alternative XTRA-F (91X)/SAN DIEGO PD/afternooner GARRETT CAPONE will exit at the end of FEBRUARY. CAPONE, who has been at 91X for almost five years, has accepted a position as VP/Promotion at CRUSH MANAGEMENT. The company manages TRAIN, FALL OUT BOY, PANIC! AT THE DISCO, TRAVIE MCCOY & GYM CLASS HEROES, COBRA STARSHIP, SIA, BUTCH WALKER, WAVVES, CHIDDY BANG and others.
CAPONE was brought into CRUSH by founders JONATHAN DANIEL and BOB MCLYNN. About the appointment, DANIEL said, "We're looking forward to having someone as excited about music and the future of radio as CAPONE is on the team."
91X has already begun the search for his replacement. Interested parties should submit resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
"Over the years CAPONE has made tremendous contributions to the success of 91X on numerous fronts," said GREGG WOLFSON, VP/GM of LOCAL MEDIA SAN DIEGO. "91X and LMSD are grateful to have had him at the helm of 91X during very competitive times."