Naples, Florida (January 26, 2018) Beasley Media Group, LLC, a subsidiary of Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI) announces the launch of The New MIX 99.5 WJBR-FM in Wilmington, Delaware.
Playing “one great song after another,” the station’s new line-up will consist of the launch of Michael and Jessie In The Morning, featuring the return of Michael Waite with Jessie Micchelli weekday mornings from 5:30am-9:00am.
“After seven years of being away from radio, I look forward to returning to entertaining our incredible listeners and working with Jessie,” said Michael Waite. “I’m beyond thrilled to have Michael Waite as a morning partner and to be spending each morning with the Delaware Valley,” said Jessie Micchelli.
Program Director, Rich DeSisto will entertain listeners on the drive home from 3pm-7pm. “It’s an exciting time for the heritage of WJBR as we continue to build on and evolve that brand,” said Rich DeSisto. Nationally syndicated Delilah airs Sunday nights – Friday nights 7pm – 12midnight.
“It was important for us to continue offering our listeners the very best listening experience available,” said AJ Lurie, Beasley Media Group vice president and market manager of WJBR-FM. “A lot of time and research went into our decision in launching the new format. I couldn’t be more excited as a fan!”
About Beasley Media Group:
Beasley Media Group, LLC is a subsidiary of Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc., which owns and operates 63 stations (45 FM and 18 AM) in 15 large and mid-size markets in the United States. Approximately 19 million consumers listen to Beasley radio stations weekly over-the-air, online, on smartphones and tablets and engage with the Company’s brands and personalities through digital platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, text, apps and email. For additional information, please visit www.bbgi.com.