Maverick Named PD At WLDI/West Palm Beach
October 16, 2015 at 11:53 AM (PT)
iHEARTMEDIA Top 40 WLDI (WiLD 95.5)/W. PALM BEACH welcomes JONATHAN MAVERICK as the station's new PD. He replaces BRODY SMITH, who left the position back in JULY (NET NEWS 07/01). MAVERICK joins from sister Top 40 WGMY (107.1 KISS FM)/TALLAHASSEE, where he was PD and covered 12-6PM on air.
Prior to joining iHEART TALLAHASSEE, MAVERICK spent a number of years in ATLANTA, at CUMULUS Top 40 WWWQ (Q100), iHEART Rhythm WWVA (WiLD 105.7) and COX Rhythm WBTS (95.5 THE BEAT).
MAVERICK said, "TALLAHASSEE was an adventure I will never forget! Thanks to my GM CHUCK REDDEN and my OM JOHN LUND for all the support as we took KISS-FM from the bottom to the top. I am super excited to join the incredibly talented and dedicated staff in WEST PALM. Many thanks to DAVE DENVER and ROD PHILLIPS for entrusting me with the keys to such a well known and heritage station! Look out SOUTH FLORIDA! Plus, now I can wear shorts every day of the year!!"
MAVERICK's first day was this past MONDAY (10/12). He remains on air in TALLAHASSEE via voicetracking, and the announcement of his airshift at WiLD 95.5 is expected soon.