Tuesday, January 12, 2016 — Cox Media Group (CMG) Atlanta Radio has named English Nick as its new weeknight host on WSRV 97.1 FM The River, beginning Monday, Jan.18. Nick has been weekend and fill-in host on The River for four years and will now host nights Monday – Friday from 7 p.m. to midnight in addition to his weekend shifts.
“Nick is a terrifically talented guy with an awesome sound and great name in the market,” said Chris Eagan, Director of Branding and Programming for B98.5 and 97.1 The River. “River listeners love him, so we thought it’d be great to have him one very night!”
Prior to joining CMG in 2011, Nick worked at other Atlanta rock stations including WNNX, 99X and 96 Rock.
“There is only one place on the radio dial in Atlanta to go to for classic hits/rock and that’s 97.1 The River,” added Nick. “I’ve shared my weekends with the River listeners for the past four years, and I can’t wait to rock the nighttime shift too.”
About Cox Media Group
Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company that includes the national advertising rep firms of CoxReps. Additionally, CMG owns Cox Target Media, which operates Valpak, one of North America’s leading direct marketing companies, and Savings.com, a leading online source for savings. The company’s operations currently include 14 broadcast television stations and one local cable channel, 59 radio stations,seven daily newspapers and more than a dozen non-daily publications, and more than 100 digital services. CMG currently operates in more than 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly, including more than 31 million TV viewers, more than 3.5 million print and online newspaper readers, and more than 14 million radio listeners.