Martinez To Groove In Atlanta PD Post
May 18, 2010 at 10:40 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL Rhythmic AC WWVA (105-7 THE GROOVE)/ATLANTA has inked a new PD. CLEAR CHANNEL/ATLANTA Dir./Operations SCOTT LINDY has announced that programming vet DENNIS MARTINEZ takes over as WWVA PD beginning JUNE 1st.
MARTINEZ previously held PD spots at KZON/PHOENIX, KYLD/SAN FRANCISCO and at KDON/MONTEREY, where he also served at OM for the CLEAR CHANNEL/MONTEREY cluster. MARTINEZ also served as a RVP/Programming while at KYLD. Currently, MARTINEZ is on-air at CBS RADIO Top 40/Mainstream KMVQ (MOViN 99-7)/SAN FRANCISCO.
About MARTINEZ, LINDY commented, "DENNIS brings the experience and talent in the Rhythmic AC format that will keep 105-7 THE GROOVE moving up in ratings and revenue. Plus his culinary talents will come in handy for our CHRISTMAS party...no more bologna roll ups!"
MARTINEZ added, "CLEAR CHANNEL/ATLANTA has something real special going on. I'm happy to be joining a team with such strong players in every position. Oh, and for this year's CHRISTMAS party ... it's fried bologna!"
MARTINEZ takes over the PD duties at WWVA from DUNCAN PAYTON, who is relocating to SAN DIEGO (NET NEWS 4/7).