James Steele Named WNOH, WMOV APD/MD
June 27, 2013 at 3:59 AM (PT)
JAMES STEELE has joined CLEAR CHANNEL MEDIA + ENTERTAINMENT NORFOLK/HAMPTON ROADS as APD/MD for Top 40 WNOH (NOW 105) and Rhythmic AC WMOV (MOVIN' 107.7).
OM MATT DERRICK commented, "We have great brands in NORFOLK that are ready to grow to the next level. With JAMES’ knowledge of both formats and his years of experience in the market, I expect huge ratings and revenue growth. His imaging skills can’t be matched in the market, so expect amazing things for NOW 105 and MOVIN’107.7."
STEELE added, “I would like to thank MATT DERRICK and DAVE SYMONDS for giving me this opportunity. Radio became my life over 14 years ago, and both MATT and DAVE inspire and fuel that passion. We are going to work harder and longer than anyone else in this market to grow the NOW 105 and MOVIN' 107.7 brands.”
In his new role, STEELE will assist in all programming for the broadcast and digital operations of NOW 105 and MOVIN’ 107.7. He will be responsible for executing the stations’ imaging and promotional campaigns for both on-air and digital platforms. STEELE has more than 10 years of experience in the radio industry; during the last six years he successfully ran the programming, digital, marketing and promotional endeavors for a variety of stations.
He most recently served as swing talent for MAX MEDIA. Prior to that STEELE served as PD for SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS' Alternative 96X. STEELE’s past experience also includes programming and on-air positions in markets including GREENSBORO, NC, MELBOURNE, FL and VERO BEACH, FL. Reach out and say "hi" at firstname.lastname@example.org