Townsquare Media (Lansing) has promoted McConnell Adams, Brand Manager of WJIM-FM and WFMK-FM, to Director of Content for the local media cluster, effective immediately.
In his newly expanded role, Adams, who has been with Townsquare since 2017, will now annex operational oversight for all the cluster’s brands, which also include WITL-FM, WMMQ-FM, WVFN-AM and WJIM-AM.
“I am truly blessed for the opportunities I have been presented by this amazing Company,” Said Adams. “Our multi-platform, ‘Local First’ strategy is second to none at delivering local, original content and entertainment. I am really excited to be working even closer with the talented team here to continue our amazing success.”
“McConnell is a gifted programmer and leader and he has more than earned this opportunity,” said Kurt Johnson, Townsquare SVP/Programming. “Growing and promoting our talented people is always a good thing.”
“McConnell’s ‘lead from the front’ attitude and unwavering passion for our industry and local brands makes him the absolute perfect choice for this role,” said Townsquare Lansing Market President Zoe Burdine-Fly.
The company has also announced that WITL-FM morning co-host Cadillac Jack, who joined the station recently, has been promoted to Assistant Brand Manager of the country music station and will report to Adams.