Nikki Landry Returns To Country As PD At WEBL & WUMY
July 30, 2014 at 3:57 AM (PT)
And now it can be told! Former CUMULUS Top 40 WWWM (STAR 105)/TOLEDO NIKKI LANDRY, who resigned YESTERDAY (NET NEWS 7/29) is joining MIGHTY MEDIA GROUP Country WEBL (95.3 THE REBEL) and Classic Country WUMY (105.5 BIG COUNTRY)/MEMPHIS as PD/midday personality, beginning AUGUST 4th.
She's replacing RIK McNEIL (NET NEWS 7/29), who heads to MOMENTUM BROADCASTING Country KJUG/VISALIA, CA as PD/afternooner.
MIGHTY MEDIA GROUP Chairman/CEO RONALD UNKEFER told ALL ACCESS, "MEMPHIS and the MID-SOUTH is such a Country music hotbed that it deserves world-class Country radio choices. I am thrilled that NIKKI LANDRY is going to join us as our new PD and midday air talent who, without a doubt will put the fun back into Country listening again and make ratings history at 95.3 THE REBEL 'HIT COUNTRY' and 105.5 'BIG COUNTRY'."
LANDRY, who had stops in Country WGH/NORFOLK, WBEE/ROCHESTER, KNTY/SACRAMENTO and KKSF/SAN FRANCISCO, told ALL ACCESS, "It is such an honor to be back in Country radio and being involved with Country music again. To be able to take the reigns of such a musically passionate and devoted format in one the Country's best known regions for the music is an ultimate dream come true for me. I know MEMPHIS is ready ... for what is about to roll."