CCM+E/Norfolk Names Matt Derrick OM
April 30, 2013 at 9:04 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL MEDIA + ENTERTAINMENT/NORFOLK has promoted MATT DERRICK to OM, effective immediately. DERRICK will oversee all operations for NORFOLK's four-station cluster. DERRICK joined CLEAR CHANNEL in OCTOBER 2011 as the PD for WQHQ, WSBY and WKZP/SALISBURY-OCEAN CITY. In MAY 2012, he was named Regional Programming Manager for the WILMINGTON, DE and SALISBURY, MD. markets as well as OM for SALISBURY.
"NORFOLK has a unique group of radio stations and I'm excited to have MATT lead our team to success," said Regional Programming Manager DAVE SYMONDS. "His 17-plus years programming diverse formats in cities like SAN FRANCISCO, DALLAS, TULSA, GAINESVILLE and WILMINGTON/SALISBURY as well as his terrific performance with CLEAR CHANNEL make him the perfect fit."
"Huge thanks and appreciation to the WILMINGTON and SALISBURY team -- I’ve learned so much in the last two year, but I am thrilled to join the world-class management team in NORFOLK," said DERRICK. "I’m looking forward to working with the NORFOLK team to showcase our superior brands and help drive ratings and revenue growth."