Buster Satterfield Named PD At WRDW
April 2, 2014 at 12:59 PM (PT)
BEASLEY/PHILADELPHIA has announced that BEASLEY Top 40/Rhythmic WRDW (WIRED 96.5)/PHILADELPHIA APD/MD BRANDON 'BUSTER' SATTERFIELD has been promoted to PD. SATTERFIELD also handles afternoons for the station. SATTERFIELD has been with WIRED 96.5 since 2012.
In a press release, BEASLEY VP/Programming JUSTIN CHASE commented, "The last couple of years, BUSTER has shown incredible passion and leadership making him the obvious choice to lead our talented team in PHILLY. BEASLEY has a long history of developing talent that now leads the industry in various positions within BEASLEY and outside of our company as well. I'm confident that we’ll see big things from BUSTER in the future."
BEASLEY/PHILADELPHIA VP/Market Mgr. NATALIE CONNER added, "From the first day that BUSTER walked into the WIRED 96.5 studios, he has shown a genuine desire to learn and a dedicated drive to win. Today's announcement proves that this has worked in his favor; he knows the CHR genre inside and out and he’s team leader and hard worker who is respected and loved by the staff."
SATTERFIELD commented, "This is an amazing opportunity, not only for me but for #TeamWired as we're excited to show our listeners and the industry what this generation of WRDW is capable of achieving. Thank you to NATALIE CONNER, JUSTIN CHASE, and BRUCE BEASLEY for presenting me with this position and this incredible opportunity, and to the many people who have been enormously influential in my career leading up to now."