Jim Raposa Named PD Of Music Of Your Life
June 27, 2007 at 12:14 PM (PT)
Middayer JIM RAPOSA has been tapped as PD of the MUSIC OF YOUR LIFE radio network. RAPOSA started his management career in 1980 as part of the team that transitioned WJAR-A/PROVIDENCE to AC WSNE-F for OUTLET BROADCASTING and ater worked WMEX/BOSTON, WICE/PROVIDENCE, WODS/BOSTON and KHYL/SACRAMENTO. He's operated his own independent production company since 1985 and launched the "FRANK & Friends" SINATRA-based radio show in 1999.
"We have been working diligently adjusting our programming to superserve our core target audience -- today's adults 50-64," said MOYL CEO KERRY FINK. "With 30 years' experience in this genre under our belt, when it comes to programming, researching and marketing this format, we have understood that we are required and expected to provide leadership as to where the market is headed next as new generations enter our demographic. That's why we are so excited to announce that JIM RAPOSA -- who is already known industry-wide as the knowledgeable host of the syndicated and successful 'FRANK & Friends,' as well as the popular new midday host on the radio network -- is expanding his role at MUSIC OF YOUR LIFE to head up programming for the radio division of the company."
RAPOSA said, "We're embarking on a new phase of operation here at the network. The future begins now with an evolving roster of talented hosts with a passion for this music and the lifestyles of adults 40-55. Our vision is exciting and simple: Build a contemporary, hip, swinging place for great music lovers."