Cox Media Group Miami Names Dave Hanson Assistant Director of Branding & Programming of WFLC/HITS 97.3


MIAMI – August 8, 2014 – Cox Media Group (CMG) Miami has promoted WFLC Music Director, Dave Hanson, to Assistant Director of Branding & Programming, effective immediately.  Hanson will report to WFLC’s Director of Branding & Programming, Jill Strada, who says, “Dave’s talent, drive and years of experience are invaluable as WFLC competes in the highly-competitive and fast-paced Miami market.  This promotion is well deserved!”


Hanson has been with CMG Miami in many different roles for the past 12 years, and has experience in multiple formats during his 18 years in radio. “I am honored and feel truly blessed for the opportunity to continue to work with such a supportive team at CMG Miami,” Hanson says. “Thanks to Jill Strada for being an innovative leader, mentor and partner in crime, and to VP/Market Manager Rob Babin for being such a believer in the people of CMG Miami.  I am proud to wave the flag of HITS 97.3 – Miami’s New #1 For All The HITS!”


CMG Miami VP and Market Manager Rob Babin, says, “Dave has been a key contributor to our cluster and we are proud to announce this new assignment.”


Prior to this position, Hanson has worked in the Dance, CHR, Rock, AC and HOT AC radio formats and has worked as On-Air Personality, Voice-Over Talent, Web Producer, Producer and most recently, Music Director.  He began his extensive radio career in New York at WKTU, then moved to South Florida and worked at WPYM, WHDR, WFEZ and WFLC.

Hanson is a graduate of Florida Atlantic University and The Connecticut School of Broadcasting and has a BA in Communication.

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, a leading online source for savings.  The company’s operations currently include 14 broadcast television stations and one local cable channel, 57 radio stations, eight 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 30 million TV viewers, more than 3.5 million print and online newspaper readers, and more than 14 million radio listeners.  For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at