Cox/Birmingham Ups Justin Case To OM, Names John Olsen PD At WZZN
September 16, 2011 at 4:12 AM (PT)
COX MEDIA GROUP/BIRMINGHAM has elevated the responsibilities of two of its station leaders, JUSTIN CASE and JOHN OLSEN.
CASE, previously PD of Country WZZK and WNCB, is the new OM for WZZK, Classic Hits WBPT (EAGLE 106.9) and Sports WZZN (973 THE ZONE). CASE joined CMG as PD for WZZK and WNCB in MARCH 2004.
"I appreciate the confidence in my abilities and the support COX has demonstrated over the years,” CASE said. "We have a great team in BIRMINGHAM, and I look forward to working with everyone to strengthen our brands and continue our strong revenue performance."
JOHN OLSEN has been appointed PD for WZZN. OLSEN, a 22-year broadcast veteran, joined COX in 2001, and has a diverse career experience, having programmed WBAB/LONG ISLAND and championing numerous special projects for CMG like coaching the ROY WOOD JR. SHOW on WBHJ and doing digital content for the BIRMINGHAM cluster.
"Thanks to BEN REED, DAVID DUBOSE, RAY NELSON and JUSTIN CASE for their vision to bring 97.3 THE ZONE to the air," said OLSEN. "We have a terrific, unique station that will give sports fans a true sports station."