Rick Mack Named GM Of Star 94
August 21, 2008 at 10:46 AM (PT)
LINCOLN FINANCIAL MEDIA has hired long-time ATLANTA radio manager RICK MACK to be its new VP/GM of heritage Top 40/Mainstream WSTR (STAR 94)/ATLANTA. MACK succeeds MARK KANOV, who retired in JULY after 40 years with the company.
Most recently, MACK was at CITADEL’s ATLANTA cluster of Country WKHX and Oldies WYAY, where he served as Dir./Sales since 2002. His GM experience includes stints at CBS RADIO Urban WVEE AND COX RADIO Classic Rock WFOX/STAMFORD, CT.
"RICK brings a wealth of management experience from multiple markets and a group of
quality companies," said LINCOLN FINANCIAL MEDIA Pres./CEO DON BENSON said. "Add to that his many years of work in ATLANTA and the strong relationships he's developed, and it means a fresh perspective for us that's couched in extensive market knowledge. We are delighted to have him join STAR 94."
MACK, who officially starts on SEPTEMBER 8th, said, "It’s a phenomenal opportunity to take over the stewardship of STAR 94. I can't think of a more exciting time to be in radio. Working with a great brand in a great market is icing on the cake."