WWKA-FM (K92.3)/Orlando Makes Changes to On-Air Lineup
|RADIO ONLINE | Thursday, October 24, 2019|
Cox Media Group/Orlando names Michael "Slater" Wheaton (pictured) as afternoon host on Country WWKA-FM (K92.3). He was most recently morning co-host/producer of the "Obie & Ashley in the Morning" show and will now host weekdays from 3-7pm, starting October 24. Also, Melissa Quinones is elevated from parttime night talent to fulltime midday host on K92.3. She'll host weekdays from 10am-3pm, effective immediately.
"I'm excited for what the future holds for the K92.3 On-Air Family," said Slater. "Our listeners deserve the ultimate afternoon experience, that is second to none and I won't stop until that's what they receive. A HUGE thank you to the entire CMG leadership group seeing me primed for the position. Buckle Up."
"I grew up in Orlando listening to the music and on-air personalities of K92.3. Being able to say that I am now a full-time part of this team is a dream come true," exclaimed Quinones. "I cannot wait to continue bringing the country music world to Orlando."
Additionally, Macie Banks will host nights on K92.3 based out of Cox Media Group/Athens, GA. She currently hosts mornings on WNGC and will add the night show responsibilities, host weeknights from 7pm-12midnight.
"I am so excited to take on this new role with K92.3, and so grateful for this opportunity," said Banks. "Can't wait to bring the energy to nights in Orlando."
Director of Operations for Cox Media Group Orlando Steve Stewart, who also serves as Brand Manager for K92.3, said, "We are thrilled to make these moves on K92.3 and to position the station for continued growth and success."