It's Official: Derrick Brown Named PD At V103/Chicago
June 27, 2007 at 6:04 AM (PT)
As first tipped on ALL ACCESS (NET NEWS 6/19), CHICAGO-area native DERRICK BROWN has been named Program Director of CLEAR CHANNEL Urban AC WVAZ (V103)/CHICAGO. BROWN is set to start his new position in the WINDY CITY on JULY 16.
"DERRICK is a dynamic and creative thinker," said VP/Programming & Operations for CLEAR CHANNEL/CHICAGO DARREN DAVIS. "His familiarity with CHICAGO and business acumen will prove very valuable for V103, especially as we head into a new world of electronic audience measurement."
BROWN, originally from JOLIET, IL, is the former Asst. PD and midday host at CLEAR CHANNEL AC WLIT/CHICAGO. He was most recently PD at RADIO ONE Urban WKYS/WASHINGTON.
"V103 is the world’s premier Urban Adult radio station," said BROWN. "Being offered the opportunity to return home and program a phenomenal station like V103, especially as it enters its 20th year, is a dream come true."