Itâ€™s Official: Chuck Singleton Named WFUV GM
May 23, 2012 at 11:30 AM (PT)
CHUCK SINGLETON has been named GM of FORHAM UNIVERSITY Triple A WFUV/NEW YORK. SINGLETON, currently the station’s GM and former PD, will hold the permanent position as of JULY 1st, 2012. He assumed the interim post in JUNE 2011. SINGLETON joined WFUV in 1987 as News Director.
"We have in CHUCK SINGLETON an extraordinary eye for talent, a long track record of pleasing audiences, and a highly capable and collegial manager," said JOSEPH M. MCSHANE, President of FORDHAM. "I expect great things from CHUCK, and with his appointment, believe WFUV’s best days lie ahead of us."
"I'm hugely honored to be asked to lead WFUV, and excited about what's ahead for this one-of-a-kind public station," SINGLETON said. "WFUV is a trusted source for musical discovery and a world-class training facility. These are unique and powerful strengths. With its setting in this exceptional city, the station’s rich content and respected brand, and as part of this great university, WFUV is well positioned to be an even more significant public media service."