WGCI Names Kenard Karter PD
January 23, 2014 at 2:33 PM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL Urban WGCI/CHICAGO has appointed KENARD KARTER PD, effective MARCH 3rd, 2014. Previously he was APD/middays at KMEL/SAN FRANCISCO; before that KARTER held a variety of positions in CHICAGO, including on-air host/Promotions Assistant at WGCI; MD at both WGCI FM and Top 40 sister WKSC.
“I’m thrilled KENARD is coming aboard to lead the WGCI team," CCM+E/CHICAGO Dir./Urban Programming DERRICK BROWN said. "His record of success at KMEL is impressive and his competitive spirit is infectious. I couldn’t be happier KENARD is coming back home to CHICAGO to take ‘GCI to its next level of success.”
“I’m proud to have a proven track record of major-market ratings success," KARTER said. "I am a team player with a knack for innovation and collaboration, which I'm excited to bring to CHICAGO. I am ready to accept the challenge of leading one of CLEAR CHANNEL’s heritage Urban brands as PD in my hometown.”