Country Aircheck Weekly (9/26)

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CRS 2016 Daily Buzz (2/8)

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» Vincent Can Go: Cumulus WSJR/Wilkes-BarrePD/afternoon personality Mike Vincent will transfer to the company's four-station Melbourne, FL cluster as OM, with oversight including Country WHKR. "He is an experienced major market air talent and manager and will be a tremendous addition to our stations," says VP/MM Gary Mertins. Vincent joined WSJR a year and a half ago (CAT 3/18/15) following stops including WFLS/Fredericksburg, VA and KBWF/San Francisco. The search is on for his replacement; apply here.


» Pacific Airwaves: iHeartMedia VP/Special Programming Projects and Most Requested Live With Romeo host Tim "Romeo" Herbster has been promoted to SVP/Programming for the Pacific Northwest Region, including Portland, Seattle, Spokane and Fairbanks and Anchorage, AK. Country stations under his oversight areKFBW-HD3/Portland KIIX/Spokane,KIAK/Fairbanks and KASH/Anchorage. Concurrently, iHeartMedia Dir./Social Strategy & ContentTracy Herbster has been named Digital PD for the company's Portland cluster, including KFBD-HD3. The couple will be based in Portland.


» Fowler Moves On: RCA Specialist/Promotion Parker Fowler is leaving after eight years with the company for an undisclosed opportunity. The open position has been postedhere.