HOT 98-1 Announces Staff Changes
GREENVILLE, SC ““ September 20, 2010 ““ Cox Media Group (CMG) Greenville announced today that the Murph Dawg & CJ Show will begin airing on HOT 98-1/WHZT-FM on Thursday, September 23. Murph Dawg & CJ will air live Monday – Friday from 6 am to 10 am. Previously heard on CMG-owned WBTS-FM in Atlanta, Murph Dawg & CJ host a successful, proven morning radio program featuring the biggest hits, celebrities, funny bits and lifestyle entertainment targeted to active adults.
“Having Murph Dawg & CJ live for mornings is the final piece we need for HOT 98-1. They have a proven show which will resonate with listeners and advertisers. Our simulcast with 98.1 in the Upstate and 94.1 in Spartanburg is already paying dividends with a larger audience. Murph Dawg & CJ will add more listeners and increase listener loyalty, expand ing our audience for advertisers,” said Steve Sinicropi, VP/GM for CMG Greenville.
In addition, HOT 98-1 announced the following promotions:
Supa Dave Jackson was named Program Director. Supa Dave was previously Assistant Program Director (APD) and continues to host the 10 am to 3 pm shift on HOT 98-1. “I knew when I met Supa Dave he had what it took to be a PD. His growth as a manager has shown everyone here he’s ready to lead HOT 98-1 to the top,” said Steve Crumbley, Operations Manager for CMG Greenville.