Greg Tantum Named PD At Newsradio 106.7/Atlanta
November 10, 2014 at 5:33 AM (PT)
Veteran News-Talk programmer GREG TANTUM has been named PD at CUMULUS News-Talk WYAY (NEWSRADIO 106.7)/ATLANTA. Most recently Exec. Editor at NBC NEWS RADIO, TANTUM’s programming and news resume includes stops at stations like KGO-A/SAN FRANCISCO, KFWB-A/LOS ANGELES, WCAU-A-WIP-A/PHILADELPHIA, KING-A/SEATTLE, KOGO-A and KSDO-A/SAN DIEGO and WTWP-A (WASHINGTON POST RADIO)/WASHINGTON.
EVP/Content and Programming JOHN DICKEY said, “GREG TANTUM is the ideal candidate to program NEWSRADIO 106.7. His success building first-rate news operations and long experience in the spoken-word format are exactly what we need to grow the station and maximize its huge ratings and revenue potential.”
TANTUM said: "At one of the most critical times in our country's history, it is exciting and rewarding to be joining CUMULUS and NEWSRADIO 106.7. The station's recent coverage leading up to and during the election is just one example of the serious commitment to providing the best resources available to give ATLANTA listeners access to the news and information impacting their daily lives. It is also exciting to join a team which had one of the most successful launches of a new spoken-word format in many years and is now positioned to become the undisputed news leader in ATLANTA."