Brad Savage Named PD Of Saga's New AAA Hybrid
September 27, 2006 at 10:59 AM (PT)
As we first hinted yesterday (see NET NEWS 9/26), CLEAR CHANNEL AAA WQKL (ANN ARBOR'S 107one)/ANN ARBOR, MI PD BRAD SAVAGE is leaving for the PD post at SAGA COMMUNICATIONS new AAA sign-on WCNR (106-1 THE CORNER)/CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA. The new signal will carve out a unique niche somewhere between Triple A, Alternative, and NPR. Listener feedback will truly influence the programming. The station is staffing up. SAVAGE’s first day in CHARLOTTESVILLE will be OCTOBER 9th.
SAVAGE said, "I am sad to leave a great team and terrific GM in ANN ARBOR, but the opportunity to join SAGA COMMUNICATIONS with a ground-floor opportunity is something that rarely happens in radio today! How often does a brand-new signal sign on in 2006? Thanks to GM DENNIS MOCKLER, OM RICK DANIELS, and Exec. VP STEVE GOLDSTEIN for offering me this fantastic opportunity. I can’t wait to get started!"
106-1 THE CORNER seeks Alternative and Triple A music service. Please direct service to 1140 Rose Hill Drive, CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA 22903. Reach BRAD SAVAGE at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Back at WQKL, GM BOB BOLAK is looking for a new PD. Send your resume, references, salary history and link to your audio demo (no audio files larger than 2MB please) to rebeccabogoski@RadioA2.com or by mail: CLEAR CHANNEL/ANN ARBOR, 1100 Victors Way, Suite 100, ANN ARBOR, MI 48108 (No phone calls please).