Beasley Media Group’s South West Florida Market, which covers Fort Myers, Naples and Marco Island, has promoted Adam Star to operations manager of the Fort Myers cluster. Additionally, on-air personality and Program Director Chris Beasley will now serve as PD for WWCN(FM)/ESPN sports radio and WJBX(AM)/ESPN Deportes Spanish language sports radio. Also, “Stino” has been added to the nights on WRXK(FM)/96 KRock, where she will serve also as a production assistant.
Star will oversee the entire programming division, which includes all radio station programmers and staff, the production department, digital content and promotions and events. He will also serve as program director, specifically for WXKB(FM)/B1039 and The Link, SW Florida cluster’s translator station.
For the previous seven years, Star has served as one of three co-hosts on B1039’s “Big Mama and the Wild Bunch” Show.
“These are important changes for our talented staff at Beasley Media Group. Adam has been an outstanding programmer and on-air talent. I am eager to see more of his ideas and accomplishments, as he begins this challenging new position,” said Market Manager Brad Beasley. “It’s important to note we also are happy to see Chris progressing on his SWFL career path. We’re absolutely confident he can take 99.3 ESPN and ESPN Deportes to the next level! Allow me to add, 96 KRock’s Stino is an amazing talent and we enjoy her contributions to our team. We are sure she will prove her abilities as a production assistant.”
In the Fort Myers-Naples–Marco Island market, Beasley Media Group owns WRXK, WWCN, WXKB, WJPT(FM) and WJBX. Additionally, Beasley owns “The Link” — a modern adult contemporary format, which can be heard through four FM translators at 96.5 MHz and 98.1 MHz in Lee County and 101.5 MHz and 105.1 MHz in Collier County.