Alpha Media Names Ronnie Stanton VP/Programming
November 30, 2016 at 7:25 AM (PT)
ALPHA MEDIA has named RONNIE STANTON as VP/Programming with direct oversight of the Rock, Classic Rock, Alternative, Oldies and Classic Hits formats. He will also serve as PD of the two ALPHA MEDIA/SAN JOSE stations, Hot AC KBAY and AC KEZR. STANTON is a 20-year veteran in the industry and comes to ALPHA with programming experience in AUSTRALIA and CANADA, most recently serving as VP/Programming for CORUS ENTERTAINMENT.
ALPHA Pres./CEO BOB PROFFITT said, “As a continuation of our rapid growth, we have been searching for the ideal candidate to help SCOTT MAHALICK, PHIL BECKER and our programming teams execute strategies for on-air, online and mobile audience growth. RONNIE is a dynamic addition.”
EVP/Programming SCOTT MAHALICK commented on the announcement, “We are thrilled to have an additional visionary programmer join our team. RONNIE brings an international perspective, winning track record, great passion for the art of the product and stellar leadership traits.”
“To have a true 'World Class' PD on the team will be a game changer for ALPHA/SAN JOSE,” added SAN JOSE Market Manager JOHN LEVITT.
“What a thrill to join AMERICA’s fastest growing radio company! ALPHA MEDIA is a real radio company, where their people and their markets matter. Live and local is the way forward as a medium and ALPHA is trailblazing that. It is very exciting and humbling to play a part in it all,” STANTON remarked.