Connolly brings deep experience in radio programming and operations to Cumulus Youngstown, and was most recently Program Director of iHeartMedia’s Country station WGAR-FM in Cleveland, OH, a position he held for nine years. Connolly was also Program Director for iHeartMedia-Cleveland’s Variety Hits station WHLK-FM.
Prior to that, he was Program Director for Cumulus Media’s WSM-FM (Country) and WWTM-FM (News Talk) in Nashville, TN, and held Program Director positions in markets including: Dallas, TX; Bridgeport, CT; New York, NY; Garden City, NY.
Connolly said: “Thank you, Doug Hamand, Charlie Cook, Mike McVay and Bill Kelly for this wonderful opportunity!”
Cumulus Media owns and operates Youngstown radio stations: WHOT-FM (CHR), WYFM-FM (Classic Rock), WQXK-FM (Country), WPIC-AM (News Talk), WSOM-AM (Classic Country), WWIZ-FM (Oldies), WBBW-AM (Sports), and WLLF-FM (Sports).