Sarah O'Connor Named APD at WRNB/WPZZ
March 18, 2011 at 8:50 AM (PT)
RADIO ONE PHILADELPHIA OM ELROY SMITH has tapped SARAH O’CONNOR to be the new APD for Urban AC WRNB and Urban Inspirational WPPZ . “SARAH comes to RADIO ONE PHILADELPHIA with a resume that will enhance both WRNB and WPPZ,” said ELROY. “She is an extraordinary talent that will help me and the staff at RADIO ONE PHILADELPHIA to see extraordinary growth for our properties. She has the passion, zeal and work ethic that I admire in an employee.”
SARAH’s career path includes stops at CLEAR CHANNEL Urban WWPR (POWER 105.1)/NEW YORK, where she was morning show producer. She also worked as MD at WPHI (100.3 THE BEAT)/PHILADELPHIA, as well as MD/mix show coordinator and promotions assistant at CBS Top 40/Rhythmic WPGC/WASHINGTON DC.
“I am overjoyed to return to PHILADELPHIA to work for the legendary RADIO ONE,” said Ms. O’CONNOR. “I am honored to be recognized for my talents by highly respected radio veterans such as JAY STEVENS, BRUCE DEMPS and ELROY SMITH. To be the assistant PD for two of RADIO ONE’s premiere properties, WRNB and WPPZ is a dream come true for me.”
SARAH is expected to begin her new duties MONDAY, MARCH 28th.