Marc Alghini Named PD Of WWCT
June 19, 2013 at 10:42 AM (PT)
MARC ALGHINI, currently with WXRT/CHICAGO, has been named the new PD at ADVANCED MEDIA PARTNERS Triple A WWCT/PEORIA, IL.
ALGHINI has been an air personality, morning show producer and social media contributor at WXRT since 2005. Prior to that, he was an artist manager for several years. ALGHINI also spent time on the other side of the aisle as National Dir./Promotion and Marketing for EMI/Astralwerks after radio gigs in ALBANY, NY and BOSTON.
Current WWCT PD HARRY WAREING will remain as a consultant.
GM MICHAEL REA said "WWCT has been an integral part of CENTRAL ILLINOIS since the late ‘70s. We are very excited to have MARC join us and begin the next chapter of this great radio station. He brings a wealth of knowledge, passion, and creativity to WWCT that will impact the station from his first day; assets that will help grow the station as a whole. HARRY has helped to create the framework for a great station, and MARC will be the catalyst to take us to a new level of success."
ALGHINI said, "Seven years ago I returned to my hometown of CHICAGO. I was extremely grateful and honored to have been given the opportunity to work with NORM WINER and the entire staff of WXRT. They are at the pinnacle of significant, quality radio. [WWCT has] the same commitment to great radio and enthusiasm for the Triple A format."
ALGHINI, who starts on JULY 8th, will also handle mornings at the station. Reach him at email@example.com.