• New Year’s congratulations are certainly in order for Jowcol “Boogie D” Dolby, OM/PD of Radio One Urban WHHL (Hot 104.1) and Classic Hip Hop WFUN (95.5 The Lou)/St. Louis, who has been awarded additional OM stripes for the company’s Detroit properties — Urban WGPR (Hot 107.5), Urban AC WDMK (105.9 Kiss FM), WDMK-HD2/W260CB (Soul 99.9) and Inspirational WPZR (Praise 102.7).
In making the official announcement, Kathy Stinehour, VP/GM of Radio One Detroit said, “We are pleased to have Jowcol taking on Operations Manager responsibility in Detroit. His depth of experience and vision for our brands will bring a fresh perspective to our programming team. I’m also pleased to promote Fawn Connelly (a.k.a. Fantasee Blu on WDMK) and Arthur Willis (a.k.a A+ on WGPR) to Assistant Program Directors. They deserve the additional responsibility and will make excellent Program Directors in the future.”
Commenting on his newly awarded major market responsibilities, Boogie (pictured here with his son, Cole), said, “I see significant untapped potential in all four Radio One properties in Detroit and I’m particularly excited to work with all the shows which are poised for greatness and to continue to build on the great success that we have achieved in St. Louis. I’m proud to be working with both markets.”