Bill Hess Named CC/Washington D.C. AM Properties OM
April 12, 2006 at 10:41 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL AC WASH (97.1 WASH FM)/WASHINGTON, D.C PD BILL HESS has been appointed OM for sister Sports WTEM-A, Talk WTNT-A, and Progressive Talk WWRC-A. HESS will continue in his role as PD for WASH, as wel..
Commented RVP DAVE PUGH, "We are very fortunate to already have a Talk Radio veteran like BILL on the staff. BILL’s ability to create compelling radio is well known in the radio industry."
"When I met BILL on Day 1, he said he wanted to be involved in more -- and he will," commented RVP/Programming JEFF KAPUGI. "BILL is a natural fit to continue to lead our AM properties to new heights!"
a natural fit to continue to lead our AM properties to new heights
HESS said, "For a news junkie like me, the opportunity to work with our News-Talk and Sports-Talk properties in the Nation's Capital is a dream come true! My thanks to DAVE PUGH and JEFF KAPUGI for expanding my role, and allowing me to continue to work with our talented group of radio pros at WASH-FM. I'm especially looking forward to lending a hand to Program Director CHRIS JOHNSON and his outstanding team at SportsTalk 980 WTEM, as well as continuing to build our other D.C. talk brands."