Lincoln Financial Media announced that sports radio programming vet Len Weiner will join sports talk ‘FM 104.3/AM 790 The Ticket’ (WAXY-AM/FM Miami) as Program Director. Weiner comes to LFM from Genesis Communications, where he has been Vice President of Programming for radio stations in Tampa, Orlando and Melbourne, Florida since 2011. His extensive career also includes management and programming positions at WGN-AM, Chicago; KMPC-AM, Los Angeles; the ESPN Radio Network and ESPN Radio outlets in Boston and Chicago.
“I am excited that Len’s joining our Ticket Team,” said Maureen Lesourd, Sr. Vice President/General Manager of LFM/Miami. “His depth of experience as a sports radio programmer, producer and talent developer plus his solid track record for strengthening big brands makes him the perfect choice.”
“I can’t wait to get started at The Ticket,” said Weiner. “It’s a thrill and honor to join the team and continue to build and grow this great brand. I would also like to thank Maureen and (LFM Sr. Vice President of Programming & Operations) John Dimick for this opportunity.”
Weiner starts his new position on 3/24.