Sovereign City Names Mike Oakes Affiliate Relations Dir.
August 7, 2008 at 9:58 AM (PT)
SOVEREIGN CITY COMMUNICATIONS has named 34-year radio vet MIKE OAKES as an Affiliate Relations Dir. OAKES joins the radio syndication provider as its OASIS AC music format launches its flagship program "WENDY IN YOUR OASIS," for national distribution and prepares a morning program, "YOUR MORNING WITH JIM & DEBBIE," for national launch in FALL 2008.
"MIKE has excelled in every broadcast endeavor he has been a part of and we are thrilled to add such an accomplished radio professional to our affiliate relations effort," SOVEREIGN CITY Pres./COO JOSEPH GIGANTI. "His combined experience makes another strong link in the radio broadcast chain that anchors our syndication effort."
"SOVEREIGN CITY is creating a winning culture and has a refreshing new approach to programming. WENDY’s flagship evening show is a quality program in every respect and an exciting step forward in nighttime AC radio," OAKES said. "As for our upcoming morning show, the programming folks have nailed it. I believe YOUR MORNING WITH JIM AND DEBBIE will set a new standard for satellite-delivered radio programming. I am thrilled to be on the ground floor of such a dynamic new company."