Danny Bortnick Moves To New CBS D.C. All-News Station As GSM
November 17, 2011 at 3:51 AM (PT)
Another name can be attached to the launch of a new all-News format at CBS RADIO's WASHINGTON cluster (NET NEWS 11/16), with sister Top 40 WXRK (92.3 NOW) and AC WWFS (FRESH 102.7)/NEW YORK LSM DANNY BORTNICK joining the new operation as GSM.
BORTNICK, who previously served as Dir./Sales for SALEM's NEW YORK stations and previously worked at CBS News WINS-A/NEW YORK and at CHRISTAL RADIO, is already in D.C. working on the new station's launch. He is the son of radio veteran and CUMULUS RVP/Northeast CHUCK BORTNICK.
The all-News format will launch DECEMBER 1st on the 99.1 FM signal presently occupied by Tropical WLZL (EL ZOL 99.1 FM), which will move to the 107.9 FM facility of Religion WFSI, being sold by FAMILY STATIONS to CBS.