Tyrene Jackson New Brand Manager At WJMR
June 30, 2014 at 8:30 AM (PT)
The MILWAUKEE RADIO GROUP, a subsidiary of SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, has tapped TYRENE "TJ" JACKSON as Brand Manager for Urban AC WJMR (JAMMIN 98.3). She fills the seat recently vacated by LAURI JONES (NET NEWS 6/11).
GM ANNMARIE TOPEL said, "We had a of interest in this position, including some big names in Urban radio. TYRENE stood out for many reasons. With roots in MILWAUKEE, a clear respect from the community, and the kind of work ethic and values that we look for, she clearly was the obvious and best choice."
SAGA EVP STEVE GOLDSTEIN added, "TJ brings local experience and format knowledge, great combination."
TYRENE expressed, "I am excited to be part of the JAMMIN 98.3 family and dedicated to enhancing an already great radio station. I look forward to JAMMIN to produce the best product on air, on line, and the community."
Previously she was PD and on-air host for 1290 WMCS AM. TJ offically takes over JULY 7th.