Zach Wellsandt Named PD At WSNX Grand Rapids
November 12, 2014 at 2:35 PM (PT)
QUEEN B Top 40/Rhythmic KEZE/SPOKANE PD ZACH WELLSANDT, a.k.a. DJ MAYHEM has been tapped for PD duties at iHEARTMEDIA Top 40 WSNX/GRAND RAPIDS.
WELLSANDT began his career in SPOKANE, originally as a Hip-Hop DJ for local shows and bars. He later turned to radio, working his way up from a street team intern at KEZE, to recording mix shows and then hosting overnights. In 2008 Wellsandt joined HUBBARD Top 40 KQMV/SEATTLE, where he led the station's mixing, social media and video editing efforts. He also became KQMV's overnight host and contributed to the morning show. In 2011 he returned to KEZE, this time as PD.
"We're excited to have ZACH coming on board to lead the WSNX team," said WSNX OM Doug Montgomery. "WSNX will continue to play all the hits for WEST MICHIGAN."
This appointment fills the vacancy created when former PD ERIC O'BRIEN left to join MLIVE MEDIA GROUP (NET NEWS 10/6).
Meanwhile, At KEZE...
The departure of WELLSANDT for the WSNX/GRAND RAPIDS PD gig has set in motion changes at KEZE. Cluster Marketing & Promotion Dir. and Rock KHTQ air personality ROXY DAVIS has been named Interim PD of KEZE.
KEZE APD/MD/nights CJ bumps to afternoons while retaining his duties as APD/MD. KEZE has begun a search for a new night personality.