Bryan Schock Named OM/PD at KSAN and KFOG. Rock programmer Bryan Schock joins Cumulus Media to serve as operations manager and program director for the company's rock KSAN "107.7 The Bone" and triple A KFOG in San Francisco, taking over for Jim Richards who exited earlier this month. In a press statement, Cumulus notes that Schock has programmed numerous "high-performing" rock outlets during his career including: KGB-FM, San Diego; XTRA-FM, San Diego "91X"; KJAC, Denver "Jack-FM"; and KNRX, Denver "92X". He's also served with WRXP-FM, New York; KNAC-FM, Los Angeles; WLZR-FM, Milwaukee; WHVY-FM, Baltimore; and KCUV-FM, Denver. Cumulus San Francisco VP/market manager Justin Wittmayer states, "Bryan's vision and passion for KFOG and KSAN are unrivaled. This is a transformational time for KFOG. We are confident that his plans will exceed the expectations of both of our audiences." Schock adds, "I grew up in California and I LOVE rock music… talk about landing the perfect gig! I can't wait to take KFOG to new heights in the triple A world while keeping a hand in my rockin' roots with The Bone."
Jay Dillon New PM Host at Country WFMS, Indy. Indianapolis country outlet WFMS announces Jay Dillon is the new afternoon drive personality. Dillon – a.k.a. Jay Michaels – comes to Cumulus Media from his most recent gig with Federated Media where he programmed the north central Indiana country outlet WAWC, Syracuse "Willie 103.5." WFMS PD/OM Stephen Giuttari says, "Jay's hire marks another step forward in our moving closer to our goal of returning WFMS to the top of the Indy market as the #1 radio brand. Jay's a Hoosier through and through and brings a wealth of experience in many areas here to our team in Indy."
More RadioInfo Career Moves. Joining consulting firm NuVoodoo Media Services is media and content strategist PJ Kling. He assumes the newly created post VP, product & business development in which he'll "serve NuVoodoo customers from soup to nuts, doing hands-on work with client projects, optimizing project impact and working on product development. He will also expand NuVoodoo's relationships with radio stations, artists and record labels." Kling previously served as PD at WKQX, Chicago and programmed iHeartMedia stations including WLDI-FM, West Palm Beach; and KKRD-FM and KZCH-FM in Wichita…..iHeartMedia promotes Zac Wellsandt, a.k.a. Mayhem, to the position director of CHR/AC operations for its central Texas region that includes CHR KXXM, urban contemporary KZEP, adult contemporary KQXT in San Antonio as well as CHR KHFI, hip hop KPEZ, and its HD stations in Austin…..With Zac Wellsandt's new gig noted above, CHR KHFI, Austin "96.7 Kiss FM" program director Zach Dillon exits the station…..Envision Networks announces its two-hour syndicated country show "Stone Cold Country," hosted by Johnny Stone, is added to the program lineup at Bardstown Radio Team, LLC's WBRT, Bardstown, Kentucky.