Long Island's 94-3 The Shark Hires Don Harrison As PD
March 7, 2014 at 10:51 AM (PT)
CONNOISSEUR MEDIA's Rock WWSK (94-3 THE SHARK)/LONG ISLAND is proud to welcome DON HARRISON as the PD, replacing LENNY DIANA who left to become Brand Manager for SAGA COMMUNICATION Active Rock WLZX (LAZER 99.3) and Classic Rock WAQY (ROCK 102)/SPRINGFIELD, MA back in JANUARY (NET NEWS 1/2).
"DON's extensive experience in the industry will be an exciting addition to our cluster," said DAVE WIDMER, GM/Market Manager for CONNOISSEUR MEDIA/LONG ISLAND. "He has the skills and the proven track record to lead THE SHARK to even greater success."
"THE SHARK has given LONG ISLAND a radio station that fills a void that was previously unavailable on the radio dial," notes CONNOISSEUR MEDIA CEO JEFF WARSHAW. "We were particularly excited to bring DON HARRISON into the company so he can build and nurture a quality brand that serves both the listener and the advertiser alike."
"I'm thrilled to join the CONNOISSEUR MEDIA team on LONG ISLAND,"said HARRISON. "THE SHARK is a terrific brand with tremendous momentum and I look forward to building on the station's many strengths and taking it to the next level."
HARRISON began his career in radio in WHCN/HARTFORD and WBCN/BOSTON before moving on to other markets like NEW ORLEANS and LOS ANGELES. While In L.A., HARRISON created and launched rock formats at SLACKER.com,and was also the music supervisor at GRINDSTONE ENTERTAINMENT.
HARRISON will begin his tenure as PD/Brand Manager of 94-3 THE SHARK on MARCH 17th.