Industry News Bits MON 2-13-23
WBGL/Champaign welcomes back Lindsey Caperrune to the air staff. Lindsey reurns after spending the last 2 years on the WCIC/Peoria morning show with Chris Scotland. She joined WCIC in 2021 and previously co-hosted the WBGL morning show with Johnathon Eltrevoog for seven years and was with the station for about 10 years. She’ll be on the air Noon-3pm CT at WBGL.
Lindsey says, “I’m grateful and blessed by the last 2 years at WCIC Peoria, and super excited to be back at WBGL Champaign!”
Former WBGL midday host Pam Peoples who exited last month.
WPOZ/Orlando (Z88.3) welcomes Joel Darcey as the stations new afternoon show producer.
He will start his new position on 2/20/23.
WXRI/Winston Salem (Joy FM) morning co-host Gabe Duncan has exited the station. Gabe has joined Samaritans Purse as Volunteer Coordinator.
Hot Jobs Still Open
WKJA/Barberton, OH Afternoon – listing is HERE
WCIF/Melbourne GM – listing is HERE
WMIT/Asheville afternoons – listing is HERE
KSBJ/Houston Afternoon co-host – listing is HERE
CMB Executive Director Michaele Younkman is the guest this week on “What Else?!” for the Brave Podcast Network with WHPZ/South Bend PD Corey Mann.
She shares her story of how she got into radio and her passion for our industry. Check out the episode HERE.
KVNE/Tyler held a 2 day on air “fundraiser” called Days of Hope in partnership with Orphan Outreach recently.
KVNE VP of Marketing and Community Connections Jennifer Bailey says, “Our goal of sponsoring 66 Cada Nino children was reached by Friday morning at 9:42am. Our community of listeners were so excited to bless these kids and the program at Cada Nino in Guatemala. Over the next couple of days that number increased to 80! “What a blessing it is to see the body of Christ come together and be the hands and feet of Jesus in such a powerful way. Not only are the kids impacted but our listeners and our staff also!”
Paul Tipton celebrates 33 years with Christian FM this month
Josh Svendsen 10 years at KKJM/St Cloud
Brian Mayes 23 years at Nashville Publicity Group