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Townsquare/Albany Ups Matty Jeff to Director of Content


Matty Jeff
Matty Jeff

Townsquare Media's heritage WGNA-FM (Country 107.7) Brand Manager Matty Jeff is elevated to the role of Director of Content for the company's cluster in Albany, NY. He had served as WGNA Brand Manager since November, 2015 and replaces Steve Richards who left the company this week. Prior to joining Townsquare, Jeff had programming stints at WPOR and WYNZ/Portland ME, WNHW/Concord NH and WNNJ/Newton NJ.

Jeff said, "We have such an amazing local team here and I'm thrilled to expand my role. I'm grateful for the opportunity to grow with Townsquare. Huge thanks to Kevin Rich, [RVP Operations] Matt Kiger, and [SVP/Programming] Kurt Johnson for their constant support."

"Matty has programmed WGNA to be a consistent local ratings and online leader and by far the #1 Country station in the Capital Region. Having him as my partner in the Director of Content Role will make our locally-programmed stations even stronger," added Townsquare Albany Market President Kevin Rich.

"Matty is a rare talent and leader and we're so happy to grow his role at Townsquare. His increased duties will broaden his already impressive impact in Albany," added Townsquare SVP/Programming Kurt Johnson.

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