Syndication One Tags "Hurricane" Dave Smith
January 9, 2008 at 10:42 AM (PT)
SYNDICATION ONE has tapped veteran radio programming executive DAVE "HURRICANE" SMITH for the newly created position of Director of Operations. SMITH will oversee operations of the RICKEY SMILEY MORNING SHOW, the YOLANDA ADAMS MORNING SHOW and COCO BROTHER's “SPIRIT of HIP HOP SHOW.”
Previously, SMITH had been an executive producer at ABC RADIO NETWORKS DOUG BANKS SHOW and was most recently involved with the syndicated BIG BOY MORNING SHOW.
"DAVE's track record both in programming and syndication is perfectly suited to help manage and operate the incredible expansion of SYNDICATION ONE,” remarked GARY BERNSTEIN, Pres./Programming. “I am thrilled that one of syndicated radio’s most talented executives decided to join us bringing his industry knowledge and vast experience. He is simply one of the best in the business."
"I am extremely excited to be able to contribute to the growth of such dynamic personalities as RICKEY SMILEY and YOLANDA ADAMS,” said SMITH. “I look forward to advancing each talent with their audiences and affiliates.” SMITH’s appointment is immediate and he will be based in SYNDICATION ONE’s DALLAS office.