Bill 'Doc B' Ransom Upped To APD/MD for WUSL (Power 99) and WDAS/Philadelphia
June 18, 2015 at 2:25 PM (PT)
iHEARTMEDIA PHILADELPHIA has promoted BILL “DOC B” RANSOM to APD/MD for Urban WUSL (POWER 99) and Urban AC WDAS (105.3), effective immediately.
In his new role, DOC B will assist in overseeing all programming for the broadcast and digital operations of both stations. In addition he will continue his role as mixer for POWER 99 and 105.3.
Dir. Urban Programming DERRICK CORBETT said, “DOC B has demonstrated an exceptional level of professionalism and a true passion for the music and the formats. For those reasons, amongst many others, he's earned this new position."
DOC B added, “I'm tremendously thankful to D.C. CORBETT, THEA MITCHEM and DOC WYNTER for this opportunity. I'm excited to work with these two powerful brands and ready to help take them into the future.”
DOC B was born and grew up in WILMINGTON, DE. He graduated from NEWARK HIGH SCHOOL in DELAWARE and attended the UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE. Prior to his entry into broadcasting, DOC B was a financial analyst for CHASE MANHATTAN and MELLON banks but music was always his passion. He started out doing radio at WVUD FM at the UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE and went on to DJ college parties, clubs, and events throughout the TRI-STATE area. While hosting several night clubs events sponsored by Power 99, DOC B got an opportunity to do live broadcasts on the station. From there he began doing on-air mixes on both POWER and WDAS. He has become one of the areas most celebrated DJs and a 12-year veteran of both stations.