WSTR/Atlanta Names Tony Lorino PD - Leigh McNabb PD At KZPT/Kansas City
July 17, 2015 at 2:22 PM (PT)
ENTERCOM Hot AC WSTR (STAR 94)/ATLANTA has promoted TONY LORINO to PD, effective JULY 20th. LORINO, who has been with Entercom since 2006, most recently served as PD of KZPT/KANSAS CITY.
“TONY is the perfect choice for STAR 94," ENTERCOM ATLANTA VP/Market Manager MIKE FOWLER said. "He has done an incredible job in KANSAS CITY with our Hot AC and will bring that same leadership and passion to STAR 94. He will make an immediate impact.”
"I'm thrilled to be able to work with this incredibly talented team at STAR 94 and help the station grow,” said LORINO. “ATLANTA has been a fantastic radio city for many years and I can't wait to help make some amazing memories with our new ENTERCOM ATLANTA team."
Replacing LORINO at KZPT (99.7 THE POINT) is LEIGH MCNABB, APD/midday host of sister Top 40 WXSS (103.7 KISS FM)/MILWAUKEE under BRIAN KELLY. MCNABB previously hosted morning drive at WZOK (97 ZOK)/ROCKFORD, IL and she also worked in the CHAMPAIGN/URBANA, IL and DES MOINES, IA markets.
According to LEIGH MCNABB, "I am excited for the next chapter in my career and thrilled it continues with my ENTERCOM family. THE POINT has become a force in KANSAS CITY radio under my long-time friend, TONY LORINO's, leadership. I'm honored to have studied under the best, BRIAN KELLY, and I look forward to livin' it up in the land of BBQ, baseball and BOULEVARD BEER."