Radio One Richmond announces Yonni ‘Rude’ O’Donoghue as the new Operations Manager of the four-cluster market. He will begin Monday, October 24.
Yonni has nearly 20 years of urban radio programming experience. A well-rounded radio professional, Yonni has a keen ear for music, sharp mind for metrics and music research and a creative spirit for audio and digital content, including social media management. His skills were garnered from his years at Beasley Broadcasting as Music Director, Tropix International Sound as a Project Manager and progressive experience at Cumulus Media as an Assistant Program Director, Interim Operations Manager and Program Director. Additionally, having earned a Masters in Business Administration, ‘Rude’ has an excellent business acumen and leadership savvy the market is sure to benefit from.
“We’re thrilled to have Yonni join our Radio One Richmond family,” says Marsha Landess, Vice President and General Manager of Radio One Richmond. “He has a wonderful combination of business, urban programming and digital experience to lead our cluster and expand our listenership.”
Radio One Richmond is comprised of a Mainstream Urban (WCDX- IPower), Urban AC (WKJS-Kiss), Inspiration (WPZZ-Praise) and News/Talk (WTPS-AM).