Jack Taddeo Named GM At NRG Media/Waterloo-Cedar Rapids
March 17, 2015 at 11:44 AM (PT)
NRG MEDIA has inked veteran radio manager and programmer JACK TADDEO as GM for its WATERLOO-CEDAR RAPIDS, IA cluster. TADDEO, most recently GM at the MATRIX cluster in suburban CHICAGO and a former PD at WLAK and WLIT/CHICAGO, GM at NEXTMEDIA/suburban CHICAGO and ENTERCOM/NORFOLK and a SVP at CLEAR CHANNEL and SFX, will oversee News-Talk KXEL-A, Sports KWLO-A (1330 ESPN), Classic Hits KOKZ and Rock KFMW (ROCK 108).
NRG COO CHUCK DUCOTY said, “We couldn’t be more pleased to have JACK TADDEO on board. He is an outstanding broadcaster who demonstrates strategic vision, outstanding coaching skills and great leadership.”
TADDEO said, “As the media business goes, it’s rare that an opportunity such as this one presents itself. NRG’s philosophy aligns perfectly with my management style, focusing on station operations, serving the community and catering to clients.”