Darla Thomas Named PD at WLNK

November 26, 2014

Greater Media announces Darla Thomas has been named as the new Program Director of WLNK-FM in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Darla Thomas

Darla Thomas

She will begin her new position on Monday, January 5, 2015.

Thomas most recently served as the Program Director and Afternoon Drive Personality at iHeartRadio’s Adult Hits “102.9 The Lake” WLKO-FM in Charlotte. Prior to that, Thomas spent five years as Operations Manager for Journal Broadcast Group’s Tucson cluster after programming Journal’s Hot AC “Star 104.5” KSRZ-FM in Omaha, Nebraska.

Before that, she served as the Music Director at Sandusky Radio’s hot AC “Mix 92.5” KLSY-FM, Seattle.  Earlier in her career Thomas worked in San Antonio and Austin. She also has recent experience as a Digital Marketer in the non-profit sector.

“We are absolutely thrilled to have Darla join the LINK team,” said Rick Feinblatt, senior vice president and market manager of Greater Media Charlotte. “Her experience, passion and leadership are exactly what we need to take the station to the next level.”

“I’m so excited to join the Greater Media team! The LINK is a heritage radio station that I’ve been a fan of for many years. Getting a chance to lead the station in a city I love, and work with legendary personalities like Bob & Sheri and Matt & Ramona, is a dream come true.  Thanks to Rick Feinblatt for giving me this opportunity-I can’t wait to get started!”

Thomas replaces Anthony Michaels, who recently resigned to pursue other opportunities.