Certified radio engineer Jeff Smith has been hired as the chief engineer for Randy Michael’s Merlin Media LLC in New York City. He will be in charge of 101.9 WEMP(FM)’s technical facilities.
Smith tells Radio World that he is currently helping to locate a studio facility for the corporation, which currently shares a space with Emmis Communications.
Prior to this position, Smith spent five years with Clear Channel in NYC as supervisor of studio systems. He has also worked for Sirius Satellite, Nassau Broadcasting, Metro Networks and Greater Media. Smith has more than 20 years’ experience in the field.