Paul Orr Joins WZZK As PD, Justin Case Exits
March 20, 2012 at 6:22 AM (PT)
COX Country WZZK/BIRMINGHAM, AL has added PAUL ORR as PD. ORR takes over for OM/PD JUSTIN CASE, who exited on FRIDAY, MARCH 16th. KORI WHITE, who is already OM for several COX stations, now adds OM duties for WZZK.
"PAUL is a fierce competitor and will make sure that WZZK remains committed to community and delivering the best on-air product to Country music fans in BIRMINGHAM," said COX MEDIA GROUP BIRMINGHAM VP/Market Manager DAVID DUBOSE.
"I look forward to working with our strategic team at COX to further restore WZZK's dominance,” said ORR. “I'm grateful to DAVID and RANDY for the opportunity to join one of AMERICA's legendary Country radio stations."
ORR has previously made stops at CLEAR CHANNEL Country KTST (THE TWISTER)/OKLAHOMA CITY and RENDA BROADCASTING Country WWGR/FT. MYERS, FL. He has also served as a brand manager for CLEAR CHANNEL overseeing Country outlets in BATON ROUGE, NEW ORLEANS, LITTLE ROCK, FORT MYERS and others. More recently he returned to CUMULUS Country KRMD/SHREVEPORT, the lead and for the last three years he handled programming duties at JOURNAL BROADCAST GROUP Country WCYQ (Q93)/KNOXVILLE.
JOURNAL BROADCASTING GROUP/KNOXVILLE GM CHRIS PROTZMAN is currently seeking ORR’s replacement. Check out a full job description here. Resumes may be sent to Dir./Programming RICH BAILEY at firstname.lastname@example.org.