Pattison Group Ups Two
January 15, 2007 at 7:52 AM (PT)
JIM PATTISON BROADCAST GROUP shifts its LETHBRIDGE, AB cluster GM/GSM ROB BYE to its "ISLAND RADIO" VANCOUVER ISLAND, BC cluster for the same duties, replacing PAUL LARSEN, who is leaving to enter station ownership. BYE will oversee Hot AC CKWV (102.3 THE WAVE) and Active Rock CHWF (106.9 THE WOLF)/NANAIMO; AC CKLR (THE EAGLE)/COURTENAY-COMOX-CAMPBELL RIVER; Active Rock CJAV (93.3 THE PEAK)/PORT ALBERNI; and AC CIBH (88.5 THE BEACH) and Adult Standards CHPQ (THE LOUNGE 99.9)/PARKSVILLE-QUALICUM BEACH, effective FEBRUARY 19.
The company has also announced that it is upping CRANBROOK-FERNIE, BC GM ROD SCHWEEN to GM/GSM of the newly created SOUTHWEST ALBERTA/SOUTHEAST BRITISH COLUMBIA cluster, including Country CHLB (COUNTRY 95) and Top 40 CJBZ (B-93)/LETHBRIDGE and Top 40 CHBZ (B-104) and Rock CHDR-CJDR (THE DRIVE)/CRANBROOK-FERNIE, effective FEBRUARY 19.