Broadcasting & Cable:
David Bangura has been named president/general manager of WADL Detroit. He had been president and general manager of Granite Broadcasting's WMYD Detroit from 2009-2014 and was general sales manager prior to that. Scripps closed on its acquisition of WMYD, a MyNetworkTV affiliate, June 16. Bangura also put in five years as senior account executive at WJBK Detroit.
Full story: Bangura Named WADL Detroit GM (Tue, 6/17)
- A tip of the cap to Metro Detroit's Benny and the Jets Band on celebrating their 40th anniversary and being elected to the Michigan Rock and Roll Legends Hall of Fame.