Bryant Named Sr. Exec. Officer At KWAM
September 30, 2008 at 5:00 AM (PT)
Veteran radio industry executive GEORGE BRYANT has been named Sr. Executive Officer for LEGACY MEDIA HOLDINGS Talk KWAM-A (THE BIG 990)/MEMPHIS. BRYANT has worked for CITADEL, the NEW YORK TIMES BROADCASTING CO., and SCRIPPS HOWARD and has operated his own marketing and advertising firm, THE BRYANT AGENCY.
"We are very excited about MEMPHIS and KWAM 990," said CEO MICHAEL EASTERLY. "We continue to invest in the quality of our signal and technology, along with new programming and talent. GEORGE has a great reputation in the market and brings energy and a history of success that we believe will be meaningful to us. We don’t believe there is a stronger leadership team in the market."
BRYANT, who will work along with GM BOB SHANNON in operating KWAM, added, "I’m pleased to be in radio again and proud to be associated with such a respected broadcast group. I see KWAM 990 as a great opportunity for reaching our audiences, building the business of our advertisers and making a difference in the community. We will be the voice of the community and advocate and friend to the small business owner!"