CBS Radio/Tampa Names Rob Morris VP/Programming
July 14, 2014 at 1:36 PM (PT)
CBS RADIO/TAMPA BAY has named ROB MORRIS VP/Programming for the cluster, which includes Sports WHFS-FM/AM, Rhythmic Top 40 WLLD-FM, Country WQYK, Classic Hits WRBQ and Spanish WYUU-FM. Previously, OM/PD for KMNB and KZJK/MINNEAPOLIS, MORRIS begins MONDAY, AUGUST 4th.
He succeeds BRIAN THOMAS, who joined CUMULUS MEDIA as Corporate PD and PD of Country WNSH/(NASH-FM)/NEW YORK in APRIL (NET NEWS 4/28).
“ROB is passionate about radio, competitive, a terrific strategic thinker and possesses outstanding leadership skills,” said TAMPA SVP/Market Manager STEVE CARVER. “He is the perfect choice to take CBS RADIO TAMPA BAY to the next level.”
“I'm thrilled to be given this great opportunity in TAMPA-ST. PETERSBURG-CLEARWATER!" MORRIS said. "I look forward to working with our team there. You win with people!”
CBS RADIO MINNEAPOLIS SVP/Market Manager MICK ANSELMO says the search is on for MORRIS' successor at KMNB and KZJK.