Cumulus/Fayetteville, AR Taps John Baker For OM/PD
February 22, 2008 at 7:45 AM (PT)
THE RADIO PEOPLE/DOTHAN OM and Country WDJR PD JOHN BAKER has joined CUMULUS/FAYETTEVILLE, AR as OM and Country KQSM and News/Talk KFAY-A as PD. The cluster also includes Classic Country KAMO, Top 40 KMCK, Spanish KYNG-A, Rock KKEG and AC KYNF. BAKER succeeds JAY PHILLIPS, whose last day was FRIDAY (2/15). PHILLIPS is looking for his next opportunity. You can reach him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CUMULUS/Northwest ARKANSAS Market Manager J. MICHAEL DEMARCO said, "I had the pleasure of working with JOHN when he was the PD for CUMULUS Country WYZB (105.5 THE WOLF)/FORT WALTON BEACH. Under his careful direction we watched that station grow to #1 in the market in virtually every demographic. His even-minded attitude, programming expertise, and extraordinary work ethic make him the perfect choice to lead our stations in FAYETTEVILLE, AR."
Concurrently, THE RADIO PEOPLE/DOTHAN, AL is looking for an OM for their three-station cluster, as well as a PD for one of the stations who can also pull an afternoon shift. Send your stuff to email@example.com or to ALLYSON EDWARDS at 3245 Montgomery Highway, Suite 1, DOTHAN, AL 36303.