Randy Eccles Named GM At WUIS, Bill Wheelhouse Named To Head New Food Desk
February 20, 2013 at 6:07 PM (PT)
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT SPRINGFIELD noncommercial WUIS/SPRINGFIELD, IL has upped Development Director RANDY ECCLES to GM, as present GM BILL WHEELHOUSE moves to become Executive Editor of the station's new WUIS Food Desk, a bureau covering food/agricultural issues established in partnership with HARVEST PUBLIC MEDIA.
ECCLES, who worked at BONNEVILLE Talk KTAR-F and Sports KTAR-A/PHOENIX as APD/Promotions Dir. and at TRIBUNE Talk WGN-A/CHICAGO as APD/Webmaster before joining WUIS in 2008, said, “The addition of the Food Desk to our Statehouse Bureau and local news coverage will provide listeners with more information to make choices about what we eat and to better understand one of the biggest businesses in central ILLINOIS.”