Ryan Porth Upped To PD At WPRT (ESPN 102.5 The Game)/Nashville
October 31, 2016 at 11:59 AM (PT)
THE CROMWELL GROUP Sports WPRT (ESPN 102.5 THE GAME) and Sports WBUZ-HD3-W235BW (94.9 THE GAME 2)/NASHVILLE have upped APD RYAN PORTH to PD, replacing JEREMY BENNEFIELD, who exited the stations in AUGUST.
"It's great when you can hire from within," Market Manager JANA HAMPTON said. "RYAN PORTH has exceeded expectations as the APD and has proven himself worthy of the elevated role. Our goal is to deliver the best sports talk in NASHVILLE. RYAN brings energy, understanding, knowledge, and a plan to win. The competition wasn't even close."
PORTH said he is "beyond excited" for the promotion, adding, "We've come a long way since Day One, but we all have expectations of taking the next step and are capable of doing do. There's a lot of talent with our newly-constructed weekday lineup on 102.5 THE GAME and I'm looking forward to being a part of the continued growth of our stations."