Steve Hegwood Segues To Atlanta As OM of Radio One Cluster
November 8, 2007 at 1:11 PM (PT)
As first tipped here last month, RADIO ONE ATLANTA VP/Market Manager WAYNE BROWN has tapped STEVE HEGWOOD to be their new OM, replacing JERRY “SMOKIN’” B who departed earlier.
In his new role HEGWOOD will oversee the programming for Urban WHTA, Smooth Jazz WJZZ, Urban AC WAMJ, and Black Gospel WPZE. HEGWOOD is currently RADIO ONE’s regional PD, but he also serves as PD of Urban WKYS/WASHINGTON. He was also a consultant for WHTA.
“I’m most excited about STEVE’s passion to come back to ATLANTA where he currently has a home and commutes to D.C. every weekend. He helped launch WHTA as program director and now he will return as operations manager next month.,” said WAYNE BROWN. “STEVE will focus on maximizing audience market share for our entire cluster of radio stations by developing our talent and utilizing all of the research resources available to our market.”