Daytona Beach, FL
PROFESSIONAL: 25 years professional radio experience/ management, on-air, copy writing, excellent production skills, live appearances, marketing, promotions, event & concert organization, charity work & programming and music scheduling.
Excellent Ratings and revenue history. Helped companies achieve new growth and maximize strategic opportunities to obtain higher revenues and increase community involvement. Local radio is my strength. OBJECTIVE: To help companies achieve goals and reach new heights, while working within the team concept and motivating employees to work efficiently and respect each other in the community in which they live and work. Programming philosophy(available upon request)
2015-present-PD/Mornings at WKRO 93.1 Coast Country Daytona Beach FL
PD/Nights concurrently at WHOG 95.7 The HOG (rock)
2013 -2015 WWNQ-94.3 The Dude-Columbia SC Hometown Media LLC: Mornings/promotions-Country 94.3 the Dude-Columbia, SC Only local staff member. Oversaw promotions, events and tremendous growth of the station's revenue & ratings after beginning life as a startup in 2013. Took station from 0 to sizeable share in market with only a 5000 watt stick against a 100K IHeart Country station.
2011-2013- Beasley Broadcasting-Augusta, GA Program Director WDRR Adult hits/ and Music Director/Middays WKXC KICKS 99 Augusta, GA. WDRR achieved its highest ratings in history as an Adult Hits station 6.6 12 plus share with me as PD/MD before I left for Columbia, SC. KICKS 99 was ranked #1 25-54 and #1 12 plus. I was MD/Middays there
2007-2009-AJG Broadcasting Country WKKW APD/MD AFTERNOONS AND PD/Middays, Classic Rock WFBY, Play-by-Play High School Sports on Newstalk outlets in cluster. Morgantown, WVProgrammed/directed Classic Rock 102.3 WFBY -FM to best 1 year ratings and revenue performance in the 13 year history of the radio station. As Program/promotions/marketing director guided the station to a number one ranking with males 25-54 and 18-34.
Also won West Virginia Broadcasters 2008 Legendary Station of the Year with Good Times Great Country 97.9 WKKW as APD/MD/Afternoons
2006-2007-Capitol Broadcasting 5k startup 99.9 Geniune Country WCMC Raleigh, NC-MD/APD/Afternoons-Format flip at end of tenure.
2000-2006-Clear Channel Radio-Greensboro/Winston-Salem/High Point, NC Country 104.1 WTQR Afternoons/production/mornings-Also voice-tracked shows at Country WESC-FM Greenville, SC, Hot AC WMMJ Birmingham Alabama and Country WCKY Charlottesville, Virginia
1993-1999-Am/Fm/Evergreen Media/Clear Channel WRFX 99.7 The FOX Charlotte, NC-nights/production & fill for JB & B mornings/afternoons etc.
1996-Charlotte's Best Magazine-Best local acoustic entertainer.
1999 Creative Loafing Best of Charlotte-Radio Personality-Reader's Choice. Nights at rock WRFX-99.7
2002-WTQR Country Music Association Station of the Year-Large Market
2003-WTQR-Top 5 Finalist-Academy of Country Music Awards Station of the Year
2008-WKKW-West Virginia Broadcasters Country Radio station of the Year
2008-WKKW-West Virginia Broadcasters Legendary Radio station of the year
EDUCATION: B.S. Broadcasting/Communications-Appalachian State University Boone, NC
OTHER: Professional musician & Wedding, corporate & event DJ & MC for 20 years. Opened shows for Phil Vassar, Mark Wills, Daryl Worley, Billy Currington, Steely Dan, Jimmy Buffett, Hootie & the Blowfish, Edwin McCain & more.
Professional voiceover talent. Music production, entertainment producer. Pro skills with parody songs, Adobe Audition, Shortcut 360, IMediatouch, Audio vault, PowerGold, Selector/Music Master Profit System/Audio vault, Scott Systems, Simian, and other automation, editing & production systems.
WHOG-95.7 THE HOG WKRO-93.1 COAST COUNTRY MORNINGS