JVC Media Launches 103.1 The Wolf, Orlandoâ€™s New Country Station
December 19, 2014 at 7:15 AM (PT)
JVC MEDIA closed on its purchase of WHKQ/ORLANDO, this past MONDAY, DECEMBER 15th and will flip the station to Country at 1:01p as 103.1 THE WOLF.
CEO JOHN CARACCIOLO said, “I can’t wait to turn on the WOLF and listen to it pump out the greatest country hits, and we really thought it was appropriate to start the day off with a sample of all the JVC formats, it’s because of our entire group of radio stations and staff that we are standing here in one of the greatest radio markets in the world, so a very big thank you to our entire JVC family”.
VP/COO VICTOR CANALES added, “15 years ago I came to ORLANDO as a night jock and met some of the most talented folks in the radio industry, today they are a part of ‘THE WOLF Pack’. ORLANDO, get ready to howl with 103.1 THE WOLF, ORLANDO’s Country Hits and Throwbacks” This station is sure to become your number one preset.
The programming will be headed by market vet ROD GRANT, aka SHADOW, who said, “I love this market and this format and I am thrilled to be back in the driver seat. This is going to be the listeners Country station and we are going to be very promotionally active and visible in the market. This is going to be a radio station that is live, local and fun, the way radio is supposed to be”