Bristol Broadcasting country WXBQ-FM Johnson City-Kingsport-Bristol names Nikki Thomas Program Director. Thomas succeeds Bill Hagy, who will remain with the station in a consulting basis. Thomas was most recently PD at Cumulus Media country WIVK-FM Knoxville (107.7).
“Nikki has a track record of nurturing heritage brands like WXBQ,” Operations Manager Jason Reed said in a release. “She’s incredibly passionate and has an addicting energy. I’m excited to have her on our programming team here in the Tri-Cities.”