Tom Jacobsen Joins Pamal As GM
July 29, 2013 at 11:43 AM (PT)
TOWNSQUARE MEDIA Country WGNA/ALBANY, NY Brand Manager/afternoon personality TOM “JAKE” JACOBSEN has left the station after six-and-a-half years to join PAMAL BROADCASTING/GLENS FALLS, NY as GM of the five-station cluster, which includes Country WFFG.
JACOBSEN’s final day at ‘GNA was FRIDAY, JULY 26th. He included this message in a blog to listeners: “I have lived my dream to the fullest as a radio station programmer. It’s been an honor to be here and manage the best talent in the world as well.” TODAY (7/29), JAKE told ALL ACCESS, “I accomplished a lot of things at WGNA; I always had a personal goal to be a GM.”
TOWNSQUARE MEDIA Regional Country Brand Manager/ALBANY Dir./Operations STEVE GIUTTARI will assume day-to-day programming for ‘GNA and can be reached here. Midday personality KEVIN RICHARDS will handle music calls, with evening personality LOU ROBERTS taking afternoons on an interim basis; no word yet on evenings.
JACOBSEN begins his new position MONDAY, AUGUST 5th. Congratulate him here.