Emmis_Communications_logo.jpg/180px-Emmis_Communications_logo.jpg" alt=" width="180" height="195" />Indianapolis “¦Two radio veterans have been named to lead the programming efforts for the Emmis-Indianapolis radio cluster (WIBC-FM, WYXB-FM, WLHK-FM and WFNI-AM).
Radio veteran Alan Furst has been named Director of Talk Programming for the cluster as well as Program Director for WIBC. Furst, most recently Senior VP of Content for DMX, Inc, has an impressive background in radio programming, including stops at WLW as PD, VP of Programming for CapStar Broadcasting, Senior VP of Programming for iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel), and Director of Country Programming for Cumulus.
“We are fortunate to have someone of Alan’s skills returning to Indianapolis ,” Charlie Morgan, SVP/Emmis Indianapolis Market Manager, said. “Alan’s broad experience with legendary radio stations and top talent combined with his knowledge of the Indianapolis community makes him uniquely qualified to lead the programming efforts for WIBC and 1070 The Fan.”
David Wood has been named PD of WYXB/B105.7 and WFNI/The Fan. Wood, like Furst, has an impressive track record of programming success. He has worked with Capital Broadcasting in Raleigh and Baltimore, and with Susquehanna in Indianapolis and Director of Programming for Susquehanna-Indianapolis.