Martinez Named PD At WPTF/Raleigh
August 6, 2007 at 10:21 AM (PT)
CURTIS MEDIA GROUP State Government Radio Division Senior Editor RICK MARTINEZ has been named Dir. of News and Programming of the company's Talk WPTF-A/RALEIGH, effective AUGUST 15. MARTINEZ and wife DONNA are frequent fill-in hosts on the station and also host a weekly public affairs show heard on WPTF and sister Talk WSJS-A/WINSTON-SALEM.
"After meeting with some of the most talented news and talk radio programmers in AMERICA, we found our man right here in the house," said GM DAVID STUCKEY. "RICK’s extensive track record in both print and broadcast journalism, coupled with his intimate knowledge of NORTH CAROLINA politics, make him uniquely suited to lead our organization into the most exciting election cycle ever."