Mike Tierney Upped To PD At WXRK
March 26, 2008 at 10:00 AM (PT)
CBS RADIO Rocker WXRK (92.3 K-ROCK)/NEW YORK APD/MD MIKE TIERNEY has been upped to PD. TIERNEY had been Interim PD since TRACY CLOHERTY exited last month (NET NEWS 2/7). TIERNEY is a 24-year veteran of the music industry. His background includes radio and television programming, major and independent record companies, and artist management.
WXRK VP/GM MAIRE MASON said, "MIKE is one of the most experienced program directors in the Rock format. His unprecedented passion for the music and wealth of experience with both the artist and label management makes him uniquely qualified to lead the K-ROCK programming team. He will be an integral part of the positioning and evolution of K-ROCK."
"Being named PD of K-ROCK is literally a dream come true for me,” said TIERNEY. "This is one of the most enduring brands in NEW YORK radio and in rock radio globally. I am thrilled to have been chosen to lead the team that will take it into a new era."