Al B Sylk Named MD At WGCI
May 13, 2010 at 3:24 PM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO Urban WGCI/CHICAGO Dir/Programming DERRICK BROWN has named AL B SYLK to the position of MD. SYLK is a CHICAGO native with a career path that includes stops at RADIO ONE Urban AC KMJQ (MAJIC 102)/HOUSTON and nights at the former SHERIDAN BROADCASTING Urban WAMO/PITTSBURGH. He joined WGCI for part-time, weekends and fill in APRIL of last year.
“AL is one of the most gifted individuals I’ve worked with,” said DERRICK BROWN. “He’s virtually done it all and I’m excited about the creativity, focus and passion AL will bring to WGCI’s programming team as Music Director.”
SYLK will replace KENARD KARTER, whose last day is tomorrow. KARTER heads west to CLEAR CHANNEL Top 40/Rhythmic KMEL in SAN FRANCISCO, where he will be APD/MD..