Television staff

WAWZ/NY-NJ and WAKW/Cincinnati add three to staff

WAWZ/NY-NJ and WAKW/Cincinnati add three to staff

Media Pillar

Contemporary Christian WAWZ (99.1 Star) in Middlesex-Somerset-Union, NJ and WAKW (93.3 Star)/Cincinnati are adding three new members to the team. Join the Programming Department Production and Programming Assistant Joe Jacobs and Programming Assistant Luke Diamond. The digital department adds Melinda Bridgman, website content manager.

Jacobs previously worked for WAKW from 2002-2008 and most recently served as production manager for Cumulus/Cincinnati. Diamond joins WAWZ from Audacy Sports WFAN/New York and the CBS sports television network. Most recently, Bridgman was Head of Content and Marketing for KB Creative Media and will be based at WAKW.

Brand Director Matt Stockman commented: “The addition of Joe and Luke to our team will create many new and exciting opportunities for us to grow. I look forward to seeing all the ways God will use their respective talents to impact the Kingdom.

Director of Digital Content, Cari Kates, added: “One of the things I love about Pillar Media is the vision for the future. Organizationally, we understand that our greatest opportunity lies in the digital space and we are excited to add Melinda with her experience to grow the team.”