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WPGC Names Jason Kidd as PD


Jason Kidd has been named Program Director of 95.5 WPGC-FM, the announcement was made today by Greg Strassell, , Programming, and Reggie Rouse, Vice President of for the Company. The appointment is effective immediately.

Kidd joined the station earlier this year as . In this new role, his responsibilities will include oversight of the station’s , on-, production/imaging and promotions, as well as managing a web/ presence.

“Jason has proven himself as a fierce, competitive programmer in the past few months,” says Strassell. “We already feel the momentum in the hallways, and know his long time passion for WPGC will make it an exciting to listen to and watch grow. Being able to promote from within for this very important position confirms we have the best talent on our team.”

Kidd began his in high school as an intern with B104 WBSB-FM in Baltimore (later renamed Z104.3). Kidd held various on-air positions before he transitioned into programming. From 1999-2004, Kidd worked as a program director at WWHT-Syracuse, WKST-Pittsburgh and KQBT-Austin.

Prior to his joining WPGC, Kidd was at CBS RADIO’s WWMX in Baltimore and also did PM drive as part of “The Jason and Jenn Show.”

CEO of RF Focus, Radio and Music Industry Veteran. Radio DJ, Programmer, Musician and Voice Talent. Graduated from Performing Arts in Buffalo, N.Y. and worked at the legendary KKBT (92.3 The Beat) during its nationwide heyday in the early 90s. Also worked for Stevie Wonder at KJLH.

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