MacCourtney joined Salem in October of 2004 as GM of WDTK 1400 AM later adding WLQV 1500 AM to the two station cluster. Prior to joining Salem he had more than two decades of broadcast sales and management experience. In his new role, MacCourtney will have oversight of the Detroit, Michigan; Columbus, Ohio; and Louisville, Kentucky radio markets.
Allen Power, Senior Vice President of Salem's Radio Division said, "For more than a decade Chris has displayed proven leadership for Salem in a very challenging Detroit radio market. We're excited to have him expand his oversight to Columbus and Louisville, and are confident he will quickly have a positive impact helping our GMs and their teams grow the operations in those two markets."