Angie Martinez Lands Across The Street In New York -- And Surprise -- Also In Miami
June 19, 2014 at 5:32 AM (PT)
Less than 24 hours after exiting EMMIS Top 40/R WQHT (HOT 97)/NEW YORK (NET NEWS 6/18), CCM+E has hired ANGIE MARTINEZ, who will join the company to host afternoons on Urban WWPR (POWER 105.1)/NEW YORK and middays on Urban WMIB (103.5 THE BEAT)/MIAMI.
"ANGIE is the Queen of NEW YORK CITY radio -- she is an incredible talent who continues to blaze trails and we are excited to have her join the team at POWER 105.1 and THE BEAT in MIAMI," said CCM+E SVP/Programming -- Major Markets THEA MITCHEM. "ANGIE has a long, successful history and we look forward to expanding her distinctive style and compelling content to more of our listeners."
SVP/Urban Programming DOC WYNTER told ALL ACCESS, "ANGIE is a legend in Hip Hop culture and we are excited to welcome her to the CLEAR CHANNEL family ... POWER 105.I/NY and 103.5 THE BEAT/MIAMI. THEA and I have always been impressed with ANGIE's talent, but getting to know her has been even more rewarding. She's simply a reallly good person and we win two-fold when we bring good and talented people to our team."
"I want to thank THEA MITCHEM, TOM POLEMAN and DOC WYNTER for this incredible opportunity," said MARTINEZ. "I¹m excited to join POWER 105.1 in NEW YORK and THE BEAT in MIAMI and expand my brand even further in the coming months."