WRXP Names Leslie Fram PD
June 16, 2008 at 11:37 AM (PT)
EMMIS AAA WRXP (101.9 RXP)/NEW YORK names former long-time CUMULUS Alternative WNNX (99X)/ATLANTA PD/morning co-host LESLIE FRAM as the station's new PD. She replaces BLAKE LAWRENCE, who helped transition the station from Smooth Jazz before exiting last month.
FRAM spent a total of 17 years at WNNX before exiting at the beginning of this year. Prior to her 10 years at 99X, she did mornings during the station's Top 40 days as POWER 99.
EMMIS/NEW YORK Market Mgr. DAN HALYBURTON said, "We're excited to bring a true Rock innovator and radio brand builder into the programming seat of 101.9 RXP. RXP is breaking new ground in the radio industry and she is the perfect person to lead this unique brand to success."
"RXP truly reflects NEW YORK's vast musical heritage, while at the same time embracing new music and the evolving NEW YORK Rock scene," said FRAM. "I can't think of a better place to take my experience and passion than this great rock brand and amazing city."
Her first day at 101.9 RXP is this THURSDAY, JUNE 19th.