NEW YORK, NY – November 21, 2019 – Westwood One, the largest audio network in the U.S., has hired Nick Fox as Country Program Director for Westwood One’s 24/7 Formats. In this role, Fox will oversee day-to-day operations of delivering 24/7 programming to Westwood One Country affiliates. He will manage on-air talent while supervising music databases and support current and potential 24/7 affiliates. He is based in Denver and will report to George King, VP/GM Network Formats.
Nick joins Westwood One from Pensacola, FL where he was Program Director/Midday Personality for CUMULUS MEDIA’s Country WXBM and afternoon personality on AC WMEZ. Nick also worked in Clarksville, TN for Saga WVVR and WCVQ, Mobile WABD, which carried Westwood One’s 24/7 AC programming.
“We’re very excited to welcome Nick Fox to the Westwood One 24/7 Formats family,” said King. “Nick brings a unique set of qualities and experiences to the network. His programming, technical and creative skills will be an excellent addition to our team.”
Fox says, “I am honored to join George King, and the rest of the Westwood One 24/7 Formats team. My heart belongs to country music and I’m ready to contribute to their already successful business.”
About Westwood One
Westwood One, the national-facing arm of CUMULUS MEDIA, offers iconic, nationally syndicated sports, news and entertainment content to over 250 million monthly listeners across an audio network of nearly 8,000 affiliated broadcast radio stations and media partners. Westwood One is the largest audio network in America, home to premium content that defines the culture, including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, the Olympics, Westwood One Backstage, and the Academy of Country Music Awards. The rapidly growing Westwood One Podcast Network delivers popular network and industry personalities and programs. Westwood One connects listeners with their passions through programs and platforms that have everyone listening. For more information please visit www.westwoodone.com.
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