WIBX Seeks News Director / Program Director

June 6, 2011 by

UTICA/ROME -- Minutes after we reported learning that SportsWatch is returning to the WIBX lineup, we've learned the station is now looking for its next News Director / Program Director.  Here's the official job posting as provided to by Townsquare Ops Manager Bill McAdams:

WIBX Utica/Rome, NY’s News, Talk and Sports Leader is seeking our next News Director/Program Director. Duties would include assisting in the gathering of news, reporting and anchoring newscasts, hosting a local talk show and working with social media including blogging. Knowledge of Audio Vault, Adobe Audition and Gold Wave a plus. Send resume’ and writing samples to:

Bill McAdams Operations Manager
9418 River Road
Marcy, NY 13403

Or e-mail materials to

Townsquare Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Previously, the ND and PD were two different people, but Gene Conte recently announced plans to vacate the PD office after accepting a similar role across town at Galaxy's trio of ESPN Radio stations.  Jeff Monaski had been serving as News Director, but by the looks of today's job posting, it appears Monaski could be transitioning to concentrate on his new role as co-host of SportsWatch.

Got Jobs? and are always pleased to publish local broadcasting job openings (within the markets mentioned in our logo at the top of the page).  It costs you absolutely nothing -- we're happy to provide the service for FREE, and it's another recruitment source you can add to your EEO public file for the FCC.  Just click "Contact" in the menu above, or email your jobs to


menu-circlecross-circle linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram