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CMG appoints radio chief in Jacksonville

He joined Cox Media Group about 19 years ago as an account manager in Orlando, then local sales manager at Country WWKA “K92” in Orlando and later to GSM and most recently Sales Manager.

Now, this corporate veteran is relocating to Jacksonville to oversee all of the company’s radio stations in the market.

Earn promotion to VP/Market Manager, leading the Top 40 WAPE-FMNews/Debates WOKV-FMclassic rock WJGL-FM “96.9 The Eagle”, Contemporary Adult WEZI “Easy 102.9” and alternatives WXXJ-FM is jimmy farrel.

“It’s an exciting time for CMG Radio, and I continue to be energized by our people,” said Rob Babin, Executive Vice President of CMG Radio. “Jimmy is an exceptional leader who is passionate about the radio industry, CMG, and the teams he leads. He has a strong track record leading sales and revenue generation teams at CMG Orlando and Jacksonville. J look forward to his impact in this new role.

Farrell commented, “CMG has given me the opportunity to work with the best and the brightest in the industry, and I am truly honored to be named the next vice president and general manager of radio in Jacksonville. I look forward to these new challenges and the significant opportunities ahead.