Cumulus has appointed 25-year News/Talk vet Dan Mandis as Program Director for its Nashville News/Talk station, WWTN (Super Talk 99.7 WTN). Mandis is an award-winning programmer, radio journalist and personality who currently hosts WTN weekdays from Noon to 3:00 p.m. Mandis’ formative years in radio were spent at KFI in his hometown of Los Angeles, where his responsibilities included news, traffic and production. He spent many years with the nationally syndicated Dr. Laura Schlessinger program before embarking on a career in hosting and programming in markets across the U.S.
Said John Dickey, Cumulus EVP/co-COO: “Dan Mandis is an accomplished spoken-word programmer and the perfect choice to guide WWTN into its next phase as the place where Nashville comes to learn about and celebrate life in one of America’s greatest cities.”
Said Mandis: “WTN is an amazing station with some great local talent. I’m looking forward to my expanded role with Cumulus Nashville, and appreciate the faith Cumulus has shown in my abilities to take WTN to the next level.”