Thom McGinty New WLVQ/Columbus PD
June 17, 2016 at 9:16 AM (PT)
COLUMBUS RADIO GROUP (CRG) has named veteran radio programmer THOM MCGINTY as PD at SAGA COMMUNICATIONS Classic Rock WLVQ (QFM96)/COLUMBUS, OH.
"We are delighted to have THOM join us as a part of the COLUMBUS RADIO GROUP team," said CRG President/GM CHRIS FORGY. "We look forward to continued growth from Iconic Rock QFM96 under THOM's leadership."
MCGINTY said, "SAGA VP/Programming BOB LAWRENCE and I have worked on a bunch of projects together and I'm grateful for the opportunity to join him again. SAGA COMMUNICATIONS is a great company with fantastic people. It was an honor to visit their COLUMBUS power plant, meet the pros, and to experience their culture. CHRIS FORGY and MICHELLE MATTHEWS bring great energy to their team. My girls (wife JEANNE and daughter MOLLY) and I are very excited about making COLUMBUS our new home.”
CRG OM/Brand Manager MICHELLE MATTHEWS added, "THOM's enthusiasm and excitement is infectious. I’m thrilled to have his leadership and energy at the helm of QFM96."
MCGINTY's success crosses multiple formats in cities including DETROIT, SEATTLE, and KANSAS CITY at stations like WARM 106.9, 98.1 KUDL, 106.5 THE WOLF, and KC 102.1.
He is set to begin JUNE 27th.