Chris Stewart Named PD Of Peoriaâ€™s New Energy 102.3
November 4, 2014 at 6:51 AM (PT)
ALPHA MEDIA Top 40 WNGY (ENERGY 102.3)/PEORIA adds CHRIS STEWART as PD.
SVP/Market Manager MIKE WILD said, “We know CHRIS will energize ENERGY 102.3 listeners and our staff, and we’re thrilled to have someone with his talents and passion. He’ll make a huge difference with our newest brand.”
VP/Programming PHIL BECKER commented on the announcement, “I’m thrilled to announce CHRIS STEWART as the first PD of WNGY. His tenacity, love for radio and endless ideas are exactly what we look for when selecting who should lead our brands. CHRIS has an infectious energy (pun intended) and we are lucky to have him.”
“Words can’t express how excited I am to be joining the ALPHA MEDIA family and the team of talented people in PEORIA,” added STEWART. “Personal thanks to MIKE WILD, PHIL BECKER, SCOTT MAHALICK, BOB PROFFITT and LARRY WILSON for this unbelievable opportunity to program and execute the live and local style of radio that’s been drilled into my DNA for close to a decade. Special thanks to STEVE ‘KEKELUV’ KICKLIGHTER, KEVIN GODWIN and SCOTT SOUHRADA and many others for mentoring me throughout my career. This is just awesome! A new energy is coming to PEORIA! Time to get to work.”