Tony Hammel Joins WPLJ As GSM
May 24, 2011 at 7:20 AM (PT)
CITADEL Hot AC WPLJ/NEW YORK names TONY HAMMEL as General Sales Manager, effective next TUESDAY, MAY 31st.
Most recently HAMMEL has been VP/Sales And Marketing at AMW MARKETING, an agency in WHITE PLAINS, NY. Prior to that, he was the GSM of CBS RADIO Sports WFAN-A/NEW YORK, and before that was at CLEAR CHANNEL Classic Rock WAXQ (Q104)/NEW YORK for 10 years as AE, NSM, LSM and GSM.
In other station news, WPLJ's SCOTT & TODD morning show announce the kick off of their 14th annual "SUMMER BLAST-OFF" live from JENKINSON's ON THE BOARDWALK at POINT PLEASANT BEACH, NJ on FRIDAY (5/27) FROM 6-10a).
This year's show features performances by 3 DOORS DOWN, MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD, and THE BOBBY LYNCH BAND. Also on hand will be Gossip Reporter COOPER LAWRENCE, BILL EVANS of WABC-TV (CHANNEL 7), MONKEY BOY, and HOLLYWOOD HARRY.