Radio One/Indianapolis Taps Kelly Mac & DJ J1 For Programming Duties.
November 21, 2016 at 4:02 AM (PT)
KELLY MAC has been named PD of Urban AC WTLC (106.7) and Gospel WTLC-A (THE LIGHT 1310 AM). MAC most recently held down middays at SUMMIT MEDIA Urban AC WJMZ (JAMZ 107.3)/GREENVILLE, SC (NET NEWS 11/11). She will also handle PM drive for WTLC.
Meanwhile DJ J1 will join the company's Top 40/Rhythmic WHHH (HOT 96.3) and Classic Hip-Hop W275BD-WNOW-HD2 (BOOM 102.9) as PD. He is being transferred from RADIO ONE/ATLANTA where he served as APD/air personality. He started his career as an intern and Mix Show Coordinator for RADIO ONE Urban WHTA (HOT 107.9)/ATLANTA. In addition to programming, J1 is slated for middays at WHHH.
MAC told ALL ACCESS, "I started my radio career with RADIO ONE in CLEVELAND as a receptionist and it’s an honor to rejoin the RADIO ONE family where I will now serve as a PD for the company. Persistence, hard work and patience pays off. I'm so excited, grateful, and humbled by this opportunity. Special thanks to COLBY COLB, DEON LEVINGSTON, JAY STEVENS and HURRICANE DAVE for believing in me, my talents, and experience. I look forward to growing and learning from some of the best in the industry."
RADIO ONE VP/Programming COLBY COLB said, “I'm excited to see two creative programmers get the opportunity to take the PD reigns for the first time. KELLY and J1 have worked hard for this moment. Watch out NAPTOWN.”
Regional VP/GM DEON LEVINGSTON added, “These two new hires demonstrate the continued viability of careers in radio for those who are passionate, talented and don’t mind the grind. I look forward to seeing both KELLY and J1 grow professionally as they lead our programming efforts to meet the needs of our listeners."