BJ Kinard Joins WBZY As Promotions Director
January 18, 2006 at 9:12 AM (PT)
Former Alternative WFXH (ROCK 106.1)/SAVANNAH, GA-HILTON HEAD, SC PD/afternooner BJ KINARD joins CLEAR CHANNEL Alternative WBZY (1053 THE BUZZ)/ATLANTA as Promotions Director. He replaces ALY YOUNG, who was recently promoted to APD at the station. KINARD was planning to relocate to ATLANTA for a job out of the business before this opportunity to work again with PD CHRIS WILLIAMS.
WILLIAMS said, "I worked with BJ years ago and have been following his radio career for the past 8 years. "I’ve always been impressed with BJ’s enthusiasm for creating entertaining, imaginative, and fundamentally sound radio. I saw see an opportunity to grab a guy with a long track record of successfully wearing multiple hats, and laser focusing that talent toward making THE BUZZ promotions department ATLANTA’s premier team."
"I’m excited to move back home and work for one of the most energetic and fun radio stations in ATLANTA," said KINARD. "I’m joining an amazing team at THE BUZZ. We are already on our way to being the premier rock station in ATLANTA. I can’t wait to contribute to that momentum."