Clear Channel/Atlanta Hires Dan Persigehl As OM
September 20, 2010 at 3:24 PM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL/ATLANTA has named DAN PERSIGEHL as its new OM for the cluster and PD of Country WUBL. PERSIGEHL comes from ENTERCOM/KANSAS CITY, where he held that same role; that cluster includes Country WDAF.
PERSIGEHL will work with PDs of CC/ATLANTA’s six radio stations, as well as the GEORGIA NEWS NETWORK and TOTAL TRAFFIC NETWORK. He will be reporting to Pres./Market Manager MELISSA FORREST.
“Radio has been my passion for some 20+ years,” said PERSIGEHL. “I’m looking forward to working with MELISSA and (SVP/Programming) CLAY HUNNICUTT and growing ATLANTA’s cluster to its full potential. I can’t wait to get started.”
“DAN’s leadership and track record of programming success across multiple formats make him a fantastic fit for this position “, said market Pres. MELISSA FORREST. “I look forward to seeing the impact DAN’s passion and creativity will have on our ATLANTA staff.”
DAN PERSIGEHL replaces SCOTT LINDY.