iHeartMedia says Jeff Stevens has been promoted to senior vice president of programming for its Dayton, Ohio, cluster of stations. Additionally, the company says Zach Dillon has been named assistant program director, music director and afternoon on-air talent for KDWB(FM) in Minneapolis.
Stevens has been with iHeartMedia for more than two decades and hosts the syndicated “The 80’s Show” heard on 20 iHeart stations.
His efforts will be coordinated with the existing on-air personalities, programming and sales teams to manage the on-air, online and mobile content strategy, according to the release.
He previously worked as the program director and morning show personality for Dayton station WWMX(FM), an iHeartMedia station. Stevens has also held on-air and programming roles in other markets, but began his local radio career as the WXEG(FM) program director.
The Dayton station group consists of WMMX, WTUE(FM), WCHD(FM), WZDA(FM), WYDB(FM), WRZX(FM), WONE(AM) and WIZE(AM).
Effective June 13, Zach Dillon will oversee the Twin Cities’ KDWB(FM)’s on-air content and music programming as well as host the station’s afternoon show from 1–6 p.m.
iHeartMedia Minneapolis includes KEEY(FM), KQQL(FM), KTCZ(FM), KFAN(FM), KQQL(HD2), KQQL(HD3), KTCZ(FM) and KTLK(AM).