iHeartMedia has named Jeanne Smith as market president for the Quad Cities and tapped Maxwell Schaeffer to serve as director of promotions and marketing for iHeartMedia Des Moines, effective Aug. 10.
Smith will report to iHeartMedia Des Moines Area President Joel McCrea. She joins the Quad Cities market from the Cedar Rapids, Iowa, cluster, where she most recently served as senior vice president of sales. Prior to that, she worked in radio sales in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., for Cumulus Media.
iHeartMedia Quad Cities owns and operates WLLR(FM), KUUL(FM), KCQQ(FM), KMXG(FM), K283BV, WOC(AM) and WFXN(AM).
Schaeffer joins iHeartMedia Des Moines from Des Moines Radio Group where he was a morning show host on KIOA(FM) for 23 years. He began his career at KVIC(FM) in Victoria, Texas. He is also a member of the Iowa Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fame.
iHeartMedia Des Moines owns and operates WHO(AM), KDRB(FM), KDRB(FM/HD2), KDXA(FM), KKDM(FM), KXNO(AM), KCYZ(FM), KASI(AM).