Barb Richards Steps Down As PD of WAJI
February 29, 2012 at 12:35 PM (PT)
After over 27 years with SARKES TARZIAN Hot AC WAJI (MAJIC 95.1)/FT. WAYNE, IN; PD BARB RICHARDS is stepping down as PD for the station.
RICHARDS was recently named to the news anchor staff at VIRTUAL NEWS CENTER providing newscasts to over 160 stations in nearly 100 stations across the country. She will continue with the station in an on-air capacity, journalism, and media and public relations. She is currently pursuing new opportunities and can be reached at (260) 580-3895, or email@example.com.
RICHARDS tells ALL ACCESS, "I have had a very blessed radio career here in FT. WAYNE and I have enjoyed working with the MAJIC 95.1 staff. I look forward to continuing my position on the air and working from my home base." According to RICHARDS, "Besides exploring new opportunities both on a national and local level, I plan to continue my extensive philanthropic work with several organizations including RILEY HOSPITAL FOR CHILDREN, THE CHILDREN's MIRACLE NETWORK, the VERA BRADLEY FOUNDATION, FORT WAYNE TRACK CLUB, and BROOKSIDE CHURCH."
GM/OM LEE TOBIN added, "BARB is by all regards one of our most popular and high profile personalities at MAJIC 95.1, so we are pleased she will remain a part of our MAJIC staff. BARB's dedication to SARKES TARZIAN is commendable. BARB and I have worked together for 27 years and she has contributed greatly to the success of our radio station and am pleased to continue our partnership with her."