Peter Whorf Named PD At WKAR-F/East Lansing
July 16, 2012 at 5:20 AM (PT)
WINDOW TO THE WORLD Classical WFMT/CHICAGO PD and VP for Content PETER WHORF is joining MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY noncommercial News-Talk WKAR-A and Classical-News-Talk WKAR-F/EAST LANSING, MI as Radio Station Manager, the school announced FRIDAY (7/13). WHORF, a former PD at NEW YORK PUBLIC MEDIA Talk WNYC-A-F/NEW YORK and News and Talk Programming Manager at WBEZ/CHICAGO, has been at WFMT for seven years.
"PETER WHORF will be a great asset to our WKAR radio stations," said GM GARY REID. "His incredible background in music programming, uniquely combined with radio news-talk experience, will make him a great addition to our WKAR family."
"We are excited to have PETER WHORF join WKAR and the MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY College of Communication Arts and Sciences leadership team," said Dean PAMELA WHITTEN. "I am confident WHORF will provide the vision and leadership to elevate WKAR's radio stations to new heights of quality programming and innovation."