Radio One/Raleigh Taps Derrick Baker For PD Duties At WQOK And WFXC
June 9, 2015 at 8:01 AM (PT)
RADIO ONE/RALEIGH has named DERRICK BAKER PD for Urban WQOK (K97.5) and Urban AC WFXC (FOXY 107/104). He is replaces NATE BELL who was promoted within the company to the OM role overseeing RADIO ONE/DETROIT (NET NEWS 2/20).
Most recently BAKER was at COX MEDIA GROUP Urban WEDR (99 JAMZ)/MIAMI, exiting after 20 years with the station. (NET NEWS 5/4)
VP/GM GARY WEISS said, "DERRICK joins us from one of the most highly regarded stations of its kind, a ratings dominator in one of the most competitive markets in AMERICA. We have lofty goals and I know we have the team in place to achieve them.”
BAKER added “I am thrilled to join such an amazing team in RALEIGH/DURHAM. I have worked closely with RADIO ONE for many years and now I am proud to be a member of the family. I want to express my appreciation to GARY WEISS and RADIO ONE Executives JAY STEVENS, COLBY COLB and CHRIS WEGMANN for this amazing opportunity.”