Steve Cherry Joins NextMedia/Chicago
May 1, 2007 at 9:28 AM (PT)
Former CLEAR CHANNEL AC WLZT/COLUMBUS PD STEVE CHERRY joins NEXTMEDIA GROUP as PD of Hot AC WZSR (STAR 105.5) and OM of both WZSR and R&B Oldies WWYW (Y103.9)/SUBURBAN CHICAGO. CHERRY is a veteran programmer, having been PD at WBBQ/AUGUSTA, WQQL/SPRINGFIELD, WITL and WJIM/LANSING and WQMX/AKRON, as well as APD at WSNY/COLUMBUS.
NEXTMEDIA VP/Programming HARVE ALAN commented, "I am pleased to have a programmer of STEVE’s caliber join our programming team in CHICAGO. His experience and enthusiasm made him the ideal person for the job."
CHERRY added, "It's great to work with HARVE again. The last time we saw each other was pouring over diaries at ARBITRON when we both worked in AKRON. I am very excited about joining the team with VP/Market Manager FLOYD EVANS at NEXTMEDIA CHICAGO!"