Michael Coquia (aka. Mikee Mike), who currently holds the titles of Assistant Program Director, Music Director, and Mixer at CBS Radio’s Alternative LIVE 101.5 Phoenix, can now add one more stripe–Program Director, announced Tim Pohlman, CBS RADIO Phoenix Senior Vice President / Market Manager.
“Mikee has earned this tremendous opportunity and I am thrilled to have him and his team 100% focused on taking LIVE 101.5 to the next level,” said Pohlman.
“I am very excited to be given this opportunity to lead an extremely talented group,” said Coquia. “My passion for LIVE 101.5’s success is at a very high point. I would like to thank Tim Pohlman and the CBS RADIO Programming team for the support.”
Coquia joined the staff of CBS RADIO Phoenix and LIVE 101.5 in 2007 as Music Director, and was handed the Assistant Program Director responsibilities in 2009. His prior experience includes stints in Los Angeles at KPWR (Power 106), and at KKFR (Power 92.3 / Power 98) in Phoenix.
Dave Shakes, who was handling dual responsibilities as Program Director for both LIVE 101.5 and sister station, 94.5 KOOL-FM, will remain with CBS RADIO Phoenix as Program Director 94.5 KOOL-FM.