Randy Hawke Promoted To VP/Programming For Mid-West Family/Madison, WI; Jennifer ‘Ski’ Crowell New WJJO PD
MID-WEST FAMILY BROADCASTING/MADISON, WI has promoted RANDY HAWKE — the current Active Rock WJJO (94.1 JJO) PD and OM for cluster stations Top 40 Rhythmic WJQM (93.1 JAMZ), Sports Talk WOZN (THE ZONE), Alternative WRIS (106.7 THE RESISTANCE), and Spanish Variety WLMV (LA MOVIDA) — to VP/Programming for the cluster, taking on PD duties for AC WMGM (MAGIC 98), Country WWQM (Q106) and Classic Country WHIT (HANK).
Taking over HAWKE’s duties as WJJO PD will be APD/MD JENNIFER ‘SKI” CROWELL. In addition, CROWELL will assume the title of Assistant OM for MID-WEST FAMILY BROADCASTING MADISON.
HAWKE said, “SKI has played a vital role in the programming and growth of JJO since replacing the legendary BLAKE PATTON. She is perfect for the job.” CROWELL becomes only the third PD in the 21 year history of WJJO.
MIRANDA DANIELS is being promoted to WRIS APD, maintaining her role on air and in promotions on WJJO. DANIELS has been with WJJO for over 10 years, and has been a part of WRIS since its creation.
“MIRANDA helped us construct THE RESISTANCE from the ground up and is ready to take on this role and help us take the critical next steps in the evolution of WRIS,” said HAWKE.
ALEXXANDER “SHADY” ERSPAMER is the new MD at WJQM, and has worked at MID-WEST MADISON/SOUTH BEND for over six years.
HAWKE said, “SHADY started here as a part timer, moved to our MWF stations in SOUTH BEND, INDIANA working with BILL GAMBLE on the creation of LIVE 99.9. He has a clear understanding our musical vision for JAMZ and is ready to be part of JAMZ programming team in his hometown of MADISON, WI.”