Wendy Williams To Debut On Westwood One
January 17, 2008 at 11:47 AM (PT)
As tipped here a few days ago (NET NEWS 1/16), THE WENDY WILLIAMS EXPERIENCE will make its WESTWOOD ONE debut on FEBRUARY 4th. The daily four-hour syndicated program, which features entertainment news, celebrity gossip, advice, listener phone calls and candid interviews with special guests. will also debut then on KDAY/LOS ANGELES.
"It’s with great enthusiasm that I make this my first announcement as CEO of this great company," Pres./CEO THOMAS BEUSSE said. "It is our mission to attract the best talent, create extraordinary content and deliver it at the highest standards. WENDY WILLIAMS is a household name in NEW YORK as she will undoubtedly be in LOS ANGELES and beyond."
"Finally being on the air in LOS ANGELES is part of a dream come true," WILLIAMS said. "The other part of my dream is to be the most captivating, thought-provoking radio personality in town. Call the stars! WENDY’s comin' to HOLLYWOOD and taking no prisoners!"
"A programming partnership with INNER CITY BROADCASTING, which brings to WESTWOOD ONE affiliates like WBLS/NEW YORK and the remarkable talents of WENDY WILLIAMS is a major event for us," WESTWPOOD ONE Founder/Chairman NORMAN PATTIZ said. "We look forward to building this important relationship."
"WENDY WILLIAMS is a tremendous talent," WBLS GM DEON LEVINGSTON said. "She is consistently the #1 air personality in her time slot in the #1 market in the country, and I am sure she will do exceptionally well in LOS ANGELES."