Clear Channel Names Mark Medina PD For Hot 99.5/D.C.
September 22, 2011 at 9:21 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL Top 40 WIHT (HOT 99.5)/WASHINGTON, D.C. has tapped MARK MEDINA as PD, effective OCTOBER 17th.
"MARK's history of success, leadership skills and passion make him the right choice to lead WASHINGTON, D.C.'s top-rated station, HOT 99.5," said OM MEG STEVENS. "We're thrilled to have him join the team."
MEDINA is a CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO veteran and most recently served the PHOENIX market for nine-and-a-half years as PD at Top 40/Rhythmic KZZP. He also spent three years programming at Country KNIX. Prior to his roles in PHOENIX, MEDINA spent time as a PD, MD and on-air talent in TUCSON, STOCKTON and MODESTO.
"HOT 99.5 is one of the premiere Top 40 stations in AMERICA," said MEDINA. "THEA MITCHEM and MEG STEVENS have built a top-notch operation and I look forward to working with them to advance the D.C./BALTIMORE digital platforms and build on the winning legacy of WIHT."
Back at KNIX, no replacement has been announced yet, but APD KEVIN MANNION is handling programming in the interim.