Steve Weed Named SVP/Programming For iHeartMedia/Central California
April 19, 2016 at 11:45 AM (PT)
iHEARTMEDIA/FRESNO SVP/Programming STEVE WEED has added duties as SVP/Programming for CENTRAL CALIFORNIA. The new duties cover the FRESNO, BAKERSFIELD, MODESTO/STOCKTON and MONTEREY clusters.
"STEVE has been a part of the central CALIFORNIA markets in his role as the SVP/Programming in FRESNO, helping stations with special projects and providing oversight for many months," said EVP/Programming STEVE GEOFFERIES. "This is a natural move for STEVE and another opportunity for our company to promote from within."
WEED, a veteran of NEW YORK, DETROIT, SEATTLE and ST. LOUIS radio who has been with iHEARTMEDIA since 2010, said, "Nothing’s better than getting to do more of what you love. I’m thrilled to be working alongside JEFF NEGRETE, and the opportunity to work closer with GLYNN ALAN and STEVE GEOFFERIES."
"STEVE WEED is a leader who possesses the bandwidth and passion to build brands. He’s strategic, organized and a trusted team player who gets the job done," said Market Pres. JEFF NEGRETE. "He loves radio and makes those around him better. He’s the perfect guy for this expanded role."