WPLR/WYBC Ups Drew Carrano To Marketing Dir.
November 5, 2013 at 4:36 PM (PT)
CONNOISSEUR MEDIA Mainstream Rock WPLR and Urban AC WYBC/NEW HAVEN, CT has promoted DREW CARRANO to Marketing Dir., effective NOVEMBER 5th. He will work with Co-Marketing Dir. STEVE SOYLAND (WEZN/WFOX) and report to OM KEITH DAKIN. CARRANO spent the last 15 years working under former Marketing Dir. SAM TILERY, who recently passed away after serving WPLR/WYBC for over 34 years.
"DREW has been one of the hardest working, passionate, knowledgeable promotions people I have ever worked with," OM KEITH DAKIN said. "And there is no one who deserves this role more than him. I look forward to working with him to continue WPLR and WYBC’s incredible success."
“I can’t begin to express how honored I am to follow the footsteps of my friend and mentor SAM TILERY and become the Marketing Dir. for two legendary radio stations," CARRANO said. "I’m eager to continue the great work both stations have done for many years in the community and be part of the creative force that has built such a great and unique brand in the market.”