Rick Vaughn Tapped As PD At WRDW
February 7, 2014 at 1:32 PM (PT)
BEASLEY Top 40 WRDW (WIRED 96.5)/PHILADELPHIA has selected RICK VAUGHN as its new PD, beginning FEBRUARY 18th, reporting to VP/Market Mgr. NATALIE CONNER. He was most recently PD at CCM+E Top 40 WWPW & Alternative WRDA/ATLANTA.
This marks a return to PHILLY for VAUGHN as he was previously PD at crosstown CCM+E Top 40 WIOQ (Q102) from 2006-2008. Other stops include WKSC/CHICAGO, WKSS/HARTFORD, and KHTS/SAN DIEGO.
BEASLEY VP/Programming JUSTIN CHASE commented, "We are thrilled to welcome RICK to the BEASLEY family! By adding RICK's track record of excellence to the top notch talent we have in PHILADELPHIA, WIRED 96.5 is poised to have a banner year."
CONNER added, "Under the new leadership of RICK VAUGHN, WIRED 96.5's successful 10-year track record will not miss a beat … we will continue to super-serve Adults 18 to 49 in our Delaware Valley community. Welcome home, RICK!"
VAUGHN said, "WIRED 96.5 is an outstanding radio station with a rock-solid brand. I am honored to lead our talented, local team onto the next battleground. Thank you, BRUCE and the BEASLEY family, NATALIE CONNER and JUSTIN CHASE for this amazing opportunity to win in PHILADELPHIA and return to the city my family calls 'home'."