Don Brake Promoted To PD of WFRE
January 10, 2014 at 10:34 AM (PT)
ALOHA STATION TRUST LLC Country WFRE/FREDERICK, MD APD/ MD DON BRAKE has been promoted to PD, effective immediately. BRAKE has been at WFRE since JUNE 2011, serving as APD since JANUARY 2012.
ALOHA STATION TRUST LLC VP/Programming for NASSAU/SUFFOLK/FREDERICK, MD markets, PATRICK SHEA, said, "DON BRAKE has excelled as APD/MD over the last YEAR. His hard work translated into ratings success with our women numbers up over 90% SPRING 2012 to SPRING 2013 and he has taken on a leadership role at the radio station to become someone the staff can count on. DON is a team player and focused on bringing all departments of the radio station together. I am pleased DON will be the person carrying the heritage brand of WFRE into the future."
"I’m thrilled that I get to program one of the best Country radio stations in AMERICA," DON said. "It has been exciting to be part of the reorganization and revitalization of WFRE this past YEAR and the future looks brighter than ever. FREDERICK is a great place to be and this community absolutely loves the talented group of people we have on the air!"
BRAKE’s prior programming resume includes WHWK/BINGHAMTON, NY, WAYZ/HAGERSTOWN, MD, and WCAT/HARRISBURG, PA. Congratulate DON here.