Robby Bridges To WDRQ For PD/Afternoons
April 10, 2014 at 7:44 AM (PT)
CUMULUS Country WDRQ (NASH 93.1)/DETROIT has hired ROBBY BRIDGES for PD/afternoons, effective TUESDAY, APRIL 15th. He segues from his role as PD at CUMULUS AC WEBE/BRIDGEPORT, CT and will report to CUMULUS/DETROIT VP/Market Manager SCOTT MEIER.
CUMULUS flipped 'DRQ to Country in DECEMBER, utilizing its NASH brand (NET NEWS, 12/13).
"This is an exciting and important time in the development and growth of our NASH brand, and ROBBY BRIDGES has risen through the ranks at CUMULUS through dedication, talent and drive," said CUMULUS EVP/Co-COO JOHN DICKEY.
"It is a pleasure to announce a well-deserved promotion within CUMULUS, with ROBBY BRIDGES taking the programming reins at our newly launched NASH FM 93.1 in DETROIT," said CUMULUS SVP/Programming JAN JEFFRIES. "ROBBY has the experience, tenacity and love for the format that will greatly accelerate our Country position in DETROIT."
ROBBY BRIDGES added, "I'd like to thank our EVP/Co-COO JOHN DICKEY, SVP/Programming MIKE McVAY, SVP/Programming JAN JEFFRIES and our DETROIT Market Manager SCOTT MEIER for this incredible opportunity to program the MOTOR CITY's ‘NEW COUNTRY MUSIC LEADER- NASH FM 93.1.’ My six years with CUMULUS, working with heritage powerhouse brands WEBE, WPLJ, WFAS and with CUMULUS MEDIA NETWORKS have been both thrilling and rewarding. I cannot wait to join our team and do big things together in DETROIT!"
Congratulate BRIDGES here.