Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Boston Radio: David Corey To Program Beasley's WKLB-FM

David Corey
Beasley Media Group, Inc. has named David Corey Program Director of WKLB 1025 FM in Boston, Massachusetts. He will begin his new position on Thursday.

Corey succeeds Mike Brophey, who announced his retirement today.

"I am excited to have the opportunity to return home to Boston to work at WKLB-FM,” said Corey. “It’s an amazing station with an incredible history in Country radio. I look forward to working with Justin Chase, Mary Menna, Cadillac Jack and the entire team at the station!”

“David’s exceptional programming experience, leadership, and successful track record in the Boston market make him the perfect fit for WKLB-FM,” said Justin Chase. “We are always looking for top notch programmers for our company and we’re thrilled to welcome someone of his caliber to Beasley Media Group.”

“David possesses the unique combination of being an excellent strategist and talent developer, as well as a battle-tested winner,” said Director of Programming Cadillac Jack. “He's a one of a kind competitor that we are fortunate to add to our Beasley Media Boston team of programmers!”

Corey most recently served as Vice President of Radio Programming at Bell Media based in Toronto, Canada, where he managed all aspects of programming for 105 radio stations and managed the day to day programming of Canada's number one station, CHUM FM. The radio veteran began his radio career at the young age of 17 at KISS 108 in Boston, where he worked his way up the ranks to eventually serve as Music Director/Assistant Program Director from 1995 until 2006.

WKLB 102.5 FM (14 Kw)  Red=Local Coverage 
Corey was recently named International Program Director/Controller of the Year at the 2017 World Wide Music Summit in Los Angeles. On an industry level, David served on the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences (CARAS) Board from 2013 to 2017 and was actively involved in the annual JUNO Awards.

No comments:

Post a Comment