Radio Facts: CBS RADIO chicago ANNOUNCES TODD SAVANNAH AS VICE PRESIDENT OF PROGRAMMING FOR THE MARKET
CHICAGO, IL —Todd Cavanah has been named Vice President of programming for CBS RADIO Chicago, it was announced today by Tim Pohlman, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, CBS RADIO Chicago.
In this new role, Cavanah will work closely with the market’s six brands including WBBM-FM (Top 40), WJMK-FM (Classic Hits), WUSN-FM (Country), WXRT-FM (Adult Alternative), WBBM-AM/WCFS-FM (News), and WSCR-AM (Sports).
Cavanah will focus on long-term programming strategy and identifying opportunities that will continue to drive station ratings for the CBS RADIO Chicago stations.
“With nearly 30 years of programming experience, Todd will be a strong and capable leader in this newly created position for CBS RADIO Chicago,” said Pohlman. “I am excited to see him lend his programming expertise and knowledge across all of our iconic brands.”
Cavanah, a 30 year radio programming veteran, most recently has worked locally in Chicago at WBBM-FM, where he began as an on-air personality in 1990, before being promoted as the station’s Program Director in 1993.
Cavanah has also been instrumental in launching two of the marquee concerts in the Chicago market: B96 Pepsi Summer Bash and B96 Pepsi Jingle Bash. Since 2011, he has also held a dual position as Program Director of WJMK-FM. Before arriving in Chicago, Cavanah spent four years as a local promotion representative at Elektra Records in Denver before working in the programming department at KRXY-FM.
About CBS RADIO Chicago
CBS RADIO Chicago is owned and operated by CBS RADIO, one of the largest major-market radio operators in the United States. A division of CBS Corporation, CBS RADIO operates 117 radio stations, the majority of which are in the nation’s top 50 markets. CBS RADIO owns and operates WBBM-FM, WJMK-FM, WUSN-FM, WXRT-FM, WBBM-AM/WCFS-FM, and WSCR-AM in Chicago. You can listen to the station on-air, or through the Radio.com app on a variety of mobile devices. More information can be found here at CBS Chicago.