WTMJ-A Ups Joe Scialfa To PD
July 15, 2011 at 9:16 AM (PT)
JOE SCIALFA has been promoted to PD JOURNAL BROADCASTING News/Talk WTMJ-A (NEWSRADIO 620)/MILWAUKEE. WTMJ. SCIALFA has been the station's APD for more than three years and its Exec. Producer for the past 12 years.
"JOE's knowledge of our market, his appreciation for the heritage and influence of our station, and the ratings success of WTMJ put him ahead of a very impressive field of candidates for this position. He has earned this opportunity through his hard work and excellent results," said JOURNAL BROADCAST GROUP EVP STEVE WEXLER. "WTMJ Radio is one of just a handful of legacy News/Talk stations in AMERICA that dominate their markets. I’m confident JOE will continue our tradition of excellence on JOURNAL’s flagship station.
"NEWSRADIO 620 WTMJ holds a very special place in radio's history and to be given this opportunity is quite humbling. It will be my goal to always respect WTMJ's legacy, while continuing to serve SOUTHEASTERN WISCONSIN with dynamic news, sports and talk programming. I am most excited about the chance to work with a truly amazing group of professionals and I hope to help them achieve even greater success in the future," said SCIALFA.