Z100 PD Sharon Dastur To Also Program WKQI
January 15, 2009 at 5:04 PM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO/DETROIT announces that WHTZ (Z100)/NEW YORK PD SHARON DASTUR will also program sister Top 40 WKQI (CHANNEL 955)/DETROIT. DASTUR, will be based in NEW YORK and will be commuting to DETROIT personally every month, while maintaining daily interaction with both stations.
SHARON replaces DOM THEODORE who announced plans to join CBS RADIO as VP/Top 40 Programming at the end of 2008.
Regarding the news, CLEAR CHANNEL/DETROIT President/Market Mgr. TIL LEVESQUE said, "Having someone of SHARON's talent, expertise and passion to help write the next chapter of success for CHANNEL 955 is extremely exciting. I look forward to the potential collaboration of best practices between NEW YORK and DETROIT stations and having SHARON lead our very experienced, talented and winning on-air programming team."
SHARON told ALL ACCESS, "It'll be an exciting challenge overseeing legendary stations in both NEW YORK and DETROIT. I'm thrilled to join TIL LEVESQUE and the incredible team at CHANNEL 955 and look forward to build on the great success they've created in the last several years."