Matt Phipps Named WXRV MD
May 10, 2012 at 2:11 PM (PT)
NORTHEAST BROADCASTING Triple A WXRV (THE RIVER)/BOSTON has named broadcast veteran MATT PHIPPS the station’s MD and full-time afternoon-drive host.
He has worked for GREATER MEDIA and METRO NETWORKS as Assist. Dir./Operations, and morning traffic host on WHDH-TV. PHIPPS also spent five years at former BOSTON Triple A WBOS as morning-drive co-host, and he hosted his own show called "New Music File."
The station has been minus a PD and MD for several months. PHIPPS started his new position on MONDAY, MAY 7th and takes music calls on WEDNESDAY from 11a-2p. Reach PHIPPS at (978) 374-4733, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
MATT’s been one of BOSTON’s brightest stars for many years," said GM DONALD St. SAUVEUR. "He shares our independent and entrepreneurial spirit. His respect for the product and THE RIVER’s audience is rivaled only by his passion for music and his willingness to innovate and have fun. We're thrilled to add MATT to our team."