CUMULUS MEDIA announces that it has appointed Brian Davis as Operations Manager for Cumulus Appleton-Oshkosh, WI, and Program Director of 99.5 WPKR-FM. In his new roles, Davis will program Country station WPKR-FM and will oversee Cumulus’ five radio stations in the Appleton-Oshkosh market, including: WPKR-FM, WVBO-FM (Classic Hits), WWWX-FM (Alternative), WNAM-AM (Nostalgia), and WOSH-AM (News/Talk).
Davis was most recently Brand Manager for Townsquare Media in Dubuque, IA. Prior to that, he was Program Director for Cumulus Bloomington, IL, from 2011-2016. This also marks a return to Northeast Wisconsin for Davis, as he was previously Assistant Program Director for Woodward Communications in Appleton-Green Bay, WI, from 2004-2011.
John Rowe, Vice President/Market Manager, Cumulus Appleton-Oshkosh, said: “This is a homecoming of sorts for Brian, having worked in the marketplace a few years ago. We’re thrilled to have Brian’s passion for radio and know he will make an immediate impact at a time when programming leadership is critical to the cluster’s continuing success.”
Brian Davis commented: “I am very excited to be rejoining Cumulus and returning to Northeast Wisconsin. We have an outstanding team and a great lineup of stations, and I know we’re going to do great things together!”