Nick Figueredo Named Dir. Of Branding And Programming At WOKV (News 104.5)/Jacksonville
December 15, 2016 at 11:33 AM (PT)
COX MEDIA GROUP News-Talk WOKV-A-F (NEWS 104.5)/JACKSONVILLE has tapped sister News-Tak WDBO-F (NEWS 96.5)/ORLANDO Assistant Director of Branding and Programming NICK FIGUEREDO as Director of Branding and Programming.
“After working closely with NICK over the past three months as we interviewed for the position, it became very apparent that he has the passion, vision and leadership to take NEWS 104.5 WOKV to even greater ratings success,” said CMG JACKSONVILLE Director of Operations TODD SHANNON.
FIGUEREDO, who has been with CMG's ORLANDO cluster for seven years, said, “I'm very excited and thankful for the amazing opportunity to be the Director of Branding and Programming for NEWS 104.5 WOKV. From the day I was hired at NEWS 96.5 WDBO in ORLANDO, I knew my future was with CMG, and now I'm taking the next step in my career. I owe a great deal of credit to DREW ANDERSSEN for his leadership and mentoring during my time at WDBO, as well as CMG Executive VP of Radio BILL HENDRICH, Regional VP of JACKSONVILLE and ORLANDO Radio SUSAN LARKIN, CMG’s VP of Radio Programming STEVE SMITH, WOKV’s News Director RICH JONES, and TODD SHANNON for believing in me and giving me the chance to prove myself!”