Abby Goldstein Named New WYEP GM
September 24, 2012 at 12:16 PM (PT)
PITTSBURGH COMMUNITY BROADCASTING Triple A WYEP/PITTSBURGH has announced TODAY (9/24), that ABBY C. GOLDSTEIN, a veteran public radio executive with deep roots in Triple A programming, would join the station as General Manager, effective NOVEMBER 14th.
GOLDSTEIN, most recently VP/Programming at NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC RADIO, succeeds interim GM and WYEP Board Director GREG JOSEPH.
"ABBY GOLDSTEIN is a major catch for PITTSBURGH and WYEP," said LINDA MCCLINTOCK, Chair of the WYEP board. "She brings 26 years of experience in all phases of radio programming, including public broadcast and adult alternative formats. Her leadership record gives us great confidence she will maintain WYEP’s excellence while accelerating our growth in membership, programming innovation and community service."
GOLDSTEIN said, "I've known WYEP for years as a tastemaker in the national music scene. It has an amazing reputation and a fabulous staff and I'm honored to come on board as part of this wonderful team. And I'm excited to call PITTSBURGH my new home!"