New Programming Duo Named For Emmis/Indy
January 19, 2010 at 8:28 AM (PT)
Two radio vets have been named to lead the programming efforts for the EMMIS/INDIANAPOLIS radio cluster. ALAN FURST has been named Dir./Talk Programming for the cluster as well as PD for Talk WIBC. FURST was most recently SVP/Content for DMX, INC.
"We are fortunate to have someone of ALAN’s skills returning to INDIANAPOLIS," EMMIS INDIANAPOLIS SVP/Market Manager CHARLIE MORGAN said. "ALAN's broad experience with legendary radio stations and top talent combined with his knowledge of the INDIANAPOLIS community makes him uniquely qualified to lead the programming efforts for WIBC and 1070 THE FAN."
DAVID WOOD has been named PD of AC WYXB (B105.7) and Sports WFNI-A (THE FAN). WOOD has worked with CAPITAL BROADCASTING in RALEIGH and BALTIMORE, and with SUSQUEHANNA in INDIANAPOLIS and Dir./Programming for SUSQUEHANNA/INDIANAPOLIS.
"After working directly with DAVID for over a decade, I have seen firsthand his ability to successfully develop brands and to work with air talent to help them achieve true greatness," MORGAN said. "His extensive experience in adult radio in INDIANAPOLIS will be a true advantage for the EMMIS/INDIANAPOLIS cluster."
FURST and WOOD, who will report directly to Dir./Programming BOB RICHARDS.