Radio One Fires Ms. Smiley
March 25, 2011 at 2:55 PM (PT)
RADIO ONE DETROIT has released newly appointed PD of Urban WHTD (HOT 102.7) MS SMILEY. In addition to her new assignment, she had been PD of Urban AC WDMK (105.9 KISS) and N/T WCHB-A.
Sources tell ALL ACCESS that that her termination resulted from an altercation with the promotions director at a station event. This termination took place less than one week following her appointment to the WHTD PD position.
No replacement has been named. JOHN CANDELARIA, who is is in charge of programming for RADIO ONE's DALLAS cluster, is expected to oversee the DETROIT stations until a replacement is named.