DIAL GLOBAL NAMES 24-HOUR FORMAT PROGRAMMING MANAGEMENT TEAM

DIAL GLOBAL NAMES 24-HOUR FORMAT PROGRAMMING MANAGEMENT TEAM

Leading radio network aims to establish the model for synergy

Following the recent merging of Dial Global’s 24-hour music formats with those of the former Jones Radio Networks, Dial Global Programming President Kirk Stirland today announced the programming management team responsible for its operation. This group is comprised of both Dial Global and former JRN programmers, all of whom will report to EVP/Programming Beau Phillips.

In announcing this new line-up, Dial Global has blended the best talent from both companies, creating a superstar programming team. Now, Stirland and Phillips will focus on teambuilding and collaboration across their broadcasting operations in Los Angeles, Denver, Seattle, Omaha and Nashville.

LA-based Formats

Senior Program Director David Felker
Co-Program Director / Kool Gold David Felker
Program Director / Hits Now Rob Archer
Program Director / Drive FX Rob Archer
Program Director / Hot AC Bill O’Brien
Program Director / Adult Stand ards Chick Watkins
Program Director / Jack Nate Cryns
Program Director / SAM David Felker
Program Director / KPIG David Felker

Denver-based Formats

Senior Program Director Jim Murphy
Senior Program Director Jon Holiday
Program Director / Hot Country Jim Murphy
Co-Program Director / Kool Gold J.J. McKay
Program Director / Mainstream Country Penny Mitchell
Program Director / True Country Shannon Stone
Program Director / Classic Country Lew Jones
Program Director / Adult Contemporary Rick Brady
Program Director / Classic Rock Adam Fendrich
Program Director / Classic Hits Cheri Marquart
?Seattle-based Services

Senior Programming Consultant Steve Young

“These are the people who will take up Beau Phillip’s charge to put magic in our format offerings,” commented Kirk Stirland . “They’re an experienced, creative group, and along with General Manager of Formats Phil Barry, they’re the right team to take our Formats forward.”