Double Down Named New PD At WXTB/Tampa
June 1, 2006 at 8:34 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL Active Rock WXTB (98ROCK)/TAMPA names JAMES HOWARD (aka DOUBLE DOWN) as PD replacing BRIAN MEDLIN. DOUBLE DOWN has been the Executive Assistant to CC SVPP MARC CHASE. His first day at WXTB will be JUNE 19th.
Concurrently, WXTB MD/afternooner MIKE KILLABREW gets APD stripes.
CC RVPP BRAD HARDIN said, "JAMES brings a wealth of knowledge with him to lead the next chapter 98ROCK. Prior to being MARC's right hand, JAMES programmed for CLEAR CHANNEL in ALBANY, GA and was on the programming staff in ORLANDO."
DOUBLE DOWN said, "I would like to thank DAN DILORETO and BRAD HARDIN for this opportunity, it is an honor to be chosen to help continue the tradition that is 98ROCK. I've got my bait & tackle ready and I'm going fishing!!"