ORLANDO – Oct. 4, 2013 – Cox Media Group (CMG) Orlando Radio has named radio vet Billy Brown as the new morning show host for its Rock AC WMMO-FM beginning Nov. 4. Brown will report to WMMO Program Director Hildi Brooks.
Brown is a passionate radio vet, with experience in CHR, Classic Hits and Country. He has worked in Atlanta, Pittsburg, Tampa, Miami, and New Orleans, as well as the Orlando Market at WOCL from 2008-2010. Most recently he served as Program Director/Operations Manager and a morning personality at WZZS Country, Zolfo Springs, Fla.
“From the moment I met Billy, I knew we were going to do great things together”, said WMMO PD Hildi Brooks. “I wish he was starting tomorrow, but he wanted to leave his current radio stations in a healthy state, which speaks to his impeccable work ethic and complete investment in everything he does. I’m excited for him to become a part of this legendary station.”
“I’m very excited to be moving back to Orlando to work with Hildi, Market Manager Susan Larkin and the great team of professionals at CMG Orlando,” said Brown. “WMMO’s history is legendary, and its future will lead the way. I can’t wait to wake up Orlando!”
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, 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 4 million print and online newspaper readers, and 14 million radio listeners. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.