WBPT Names Mychal Maguire PD
April 30, 2015 at 2:31 PM (PT)
iHEARTMEDIA has named MYCHAL MAGUIRE PD for Urban WBPT (95.7 THE BEAT)/TAMPA. He replaces BO MONEY headed to HOUSTON to program iHEARTMEDIA Urban sister station KQBT (93.7 THE BEAT)/HOUSTON. (NET NEWS 4/8)
MAGUIRE said, "I'm extremely excited to join the talented iHEARTMEDIA TAMPA BAY team. I've always considered this as a dream position and I'm thrilled to land such a talented team. Working under RAY QUINN, TOM HANRAHAN, and BECKY SWEENY has been a rewarding experience, and sincere thanks to SAM NEIN, DOUG HAMMAND, GENE ROMANO, and DOC WYNTER for entrusting me with such a great opportunity to grow my career." He will report to TAMPA SVP/Programming DOUG HAMMAND
HAMMAND added, "MYCHAL is an extraordinary programmer and great find for 97.5 THE BEAT. His attention to detail and attitude to make his products and content the best is extremely refreshing. I cannot wait to hear what he will do to an already successful radio station."
MAGUIRE most recently served as iHEARTMEDIA SVP/Programming in MONTGOMERY ALABAMA.