Cliff Russell has been named to fill the time slot at WCHB-AM (1200) formerly headed by award-winning journalist Angelo Henderson. "I am pleased and honored to announce that I have been hired to host "Detroit Speaks with Cliff Russell" ... ," he wrote in a Facebook posting on Wednesday night.
Full story: Cliff Russell named to WCHB talk radio spot held by Angelo Henderson (Thu, 5/8)
CUMULUS MEDIA has named programming vet BILL MICHAELS as PD of Classic Rock WKXE and HD-2 Alternative (100.7 THE ZONE)/TOLEDO. MICHAELS was previously OM for CCM+E/TOLEDO for eight years. He was also PD of CLEAR CHANNEL's Heritage Rock station WIOT from 2008-2010.
Full story: Bill Michaels Joins Cumulus/Toledo (Thu, 5/8)
CUMULUS MEDIA/TOLEDO has appointed MARK ELLIOTT OM of stations Classic Hits WRQN and Top 40 WWWM and PD of WRQN. Previously, ELLIOTT was PD/afternoons at WIKY/EVANSVILLE, IN for the past seven years.
Full story: Cumulus Names Mark Elliott WRQN-WWWM OM, WRQN PD (Wed, 5/7)