Westwood One Promotes Five 24/7 Programmers
November 3, 2014 at 3:27 AM (PT)
WESTWOOD ONE has elevated five programmers in its 24-Hour Formats division.
KRISTOPHER JONES has been named VP/Programming, CHERI MARQUART was elevated to VP/Network Formats, and SCOT KIRK has been promoted to VP/Production. They join DAVID FELKER and the recently-hired GEORGE KING (NET NEWS 8/18) in their roles on the senior programming team at WESTWOOD ONE. Concurrently, MELODY MORGAN has been named Dir./Mainstream Country and PENNY MITCHELL was elevated to Dir./Hot Country.
"There is nothing as satisfying as recognizing the great work of a team and elevating members into leadership positions," explained WESTWOOD ONE Pres./Programming KIRK STIRLAND. "Each of these people has a long history and deep understanding of the unique offerings of our 24-Hour Format division, and they make big contributions to its success every day."