Safiya Edwards Now Promotions Director For Radio One/Philly
October 5, 2007 at 11:37 AM (PT)
RADIO ONE PHILADELPHIA has selected SAFIYA EDWARDS to be promotions director for its cluster which includes Urban AC WRNB and Black Gospel WPPZ. Prior to this Ms. EDWARDS served in a similar capacity at CLEAR CHANNEL’s Urban cluster in CHICAGO, which includes WGCI, WVAZ and WGRB. Before that she was a promotions assistant and producer at CRAWFORD BROADCASTING's Urban WPWX(POWER92)/CHICAGO.
“Bringing SAFIYA EDWARDS on board with RADIO ONE PHILLY strengthens our promotions efforts tremendously. SAFIYA is sharp and understands the lifestyles of these two unique brands. I am so pleased to have her as a part of our marketing and promotions team.” said LARRY HOWARD JR., Director of Marketing for RADIO ONE PHILADELPHIA.
“I am excited and blessed to receive the opportunity and serve the PHILLY market with such a sincere and classy management team. I have innovation and out-the-box ideas for the brands of WPPZ and WRNB, that will enable us to move to the next level. I look forward to being a part of the RADIO ONE family.” said SAFIYA EDWARDS. She begins her new duties 10/15.