WZZK/Birmingham Names Craig Allen PD
October 28, 2015 at 3:18 PM (PT)
SUMMIT MEDIA Country WZZK/BIRMINGHAM, AL has named CRAIG ALLEN to PD/afternoon drive host, filling the spot left vacant upon DAVE DUNAWAY's departure in JUNE (NET NEWS, 6/24). ALLEN was most recently at APEX Country WHWY/FT. WALTON BEACH-DESTIN, FL and has previous stops at iHEARTMEDIA Country KXKT/OMAHA (NET NEWS 6/10/2011). "I'm super-excited to work at such a legendary station!" said ALLEN.
"CRAIG's incredibly creative," said SUMMIT MEDIA National PD JOHN OLSEN. "When you add his talent to a station with RICK AND BUBBA dominating morning drive, you have a recipe for success." Congratulate ALLEN here.
Meanwhile, back at WHWY, the search is on for ALLEN's successor. WHWY OM DAN COLLINS is handling programming duties in the interim but is accepting resumes and airchecks here.