NEW ORLEANS, LA, and BATON ROUGE, LA, May 5, 2022 — Cumulus Media (NASDAQ: CMLS) announces that it has appointed Jason Ginty as Program Director for radio stations WZRH-FM/Alt 92.3 and WRKN-FM/NASH Icon Country 106.1 in New Orleans, LA, and for WRQQ-FM/Classic Hits 103.3 in Baton Rouge, LA.
This marks a return to Cumulus for Ginty, who has programmed and been on-air for Louisiana radio stations for the past 15 years and was Program Director for Cumulus New Orleans’ WRKN-FM from 2010-2013. He rejoins Cumulus Media from WKBU-FM (Classic Rock), where he was On-Air Host, Middays, for almost seven years. Ginty also served as Program Director for New Orleans stations WDVW-FM (Hot AC) and for WMIT-FM (Oldies), and was Program Director of KRDJ-FM (Rock) in Lafayette, LA.
Pat Galloway, Regional Vice President/Market Manager, Cumulus New Orleans/Baton Rouge, said: “I have known Jason for a long time, and he has had years of success in New Orleans radio. Jason is a great fit for this opportunity and will bring the knowledge and passion needed for these three stations to continue to thrive and grow.”
Jason Ginty commented: “It’s great to be back in the Cumulus family! I’m excited to work with Doug Hamand, Troy Hanson, Val Garris and James Kurdziel on these incredible stations. Pat Galloway and I have worked in the New Orleans market for years but never at the same company. Can’t wait to finally work with him and the entire New Orleans and Baton Rouge teams!”
About Cumulus Media
Cumulus Media (NASDAQ: CMLS) is an audio-first media company delivering premium content to over a quarter billion people every month — wherever and whenever they want it. Cumulus Media engages listeners with high-quality local programming through 406 owned-and-operated radio stations across 86 markets; delivers nationally-syndicated sports, news, talk, and entertainment programming from iconic brands including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, CNN, the AP, the Academy of Country Music Awards, and many other world-class partners across more than 9,500 affiliated stations through Westwood One, the largest audio network in America; and inspires listeners through the Cumulus Podcast Network, its rapidly growing network of original podcasts that are smart, entertaining and thought-provoking. Cumulus Media provides advertisers with personal connections, local impact and national reach through broadcast and on-demand digital, mobile, social, and voice-activated platforms, as well as integrated digital marketing services, powerful influencers, full-service audio solutions, industry-leading research and insights, and live event experiences. Cumulus Media is the only audio media company to provide marketers with local and national advertising performance guarantees. For more information, visit www.cumulusmedia.com.
Lisa Dollinger, Dollinger Strategic Communication for Cumulus Media, 512.633.4084, firstname.lastname@example.org.