Metro Detroit: Newsmakers July 30, 2009





Granite Broadcasting today announced the resignation of Sarah Norat-Phillips, president-general manager of WMYD, its MNT affiliate in Detroit (DMA 11). Norat-Phillips is leaving the company, it said, to pursue new challenges and personal goals, but will remain at the station through Aug. 31, "to ensure a successful transition for her successor," Granite's David T. Bangura, who is being promoted from WMYD's director of sales... Norat-Phillips Out, Bangura In at WMYD (Thu, 7/30)

Mike McCoy Named PD At WKQI: CLEAR CHANNEL Top 40 WNCI and AC WLZT/COLUMBUS PD MICHAEL MCCOY is making the move to MOTOWN as PD of sister WKQI (Channel 95.5). His last day "the 614" is FRIDAY, JULY 31st. Wrote CLEAR CHANNEL/COLUMBUS Dir./Programming JOHN CRENSHAW, "MICHAEL joined us almost 5 years ago as WNCI PD, added WLZT two years later and has done a fantastic job with both stations. Our success did not go unnoticed! From the syndication roll-out of DAVE AND JIMMY to 4 of the biggest Red, White and BOOMs ever -- to helping get WBNS-F out of a music format, not to mention a stellar ratings history along the way, WNCI has a lot to be proud of during MICHAEL's time at the helm." (Thu, 7/30)







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