Brooks New SVP/Programming in Hartford and New Haven
AC WMIA/Miami PD Joey Brooks has been named SVP/Programming for the company's Hartford, CT and New Haven, CT markets. This includes Country WWYZ, effective October 1.
He succeeds Dave Symonds. Symonds left in June.
"Here is no doubt that Joey will take our nine market-leading radio brands to the next level as we continue to provide the best entertainment for our listeners," says Region President Steve Honeycomb.
Brooks has been in the market before and served as APD/MD/on-air personality at the cluster's Top 40 WKSS from 2002-2006. His previous experience also includes CHUM/Toronto, WIOQ/Philadelphia and WXKS/Boston.