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» Jason That Neon Rainbow: Former Max WGH/Norfolk Brand Mgr./afternoon host Jason Addams has joined MacDonald/Saginaw, MI as OM & Country WKCQ PD/afternoon host. He succeeds Brian Hatfield, who resigned in March (CAT 3/23). It is a return to the company for Addams, who previously served as OM for the Lansing, MI cluster from 2003-2005 and PD for Top 40 WHZZ from 1999-2001. He exited WGH in February after a year (CAT 2/11), and his prior stops include Cumulus/Westwood One; Townsquare/Bloomington, IL and South Central/Evansville, IN. Addams is on the job now and can be reached here.


» Cox's Fennell Departs: No official word from the company, but Cox EVP/CFO Brett Fennell has exited and been removed from the corporate website. Fennell joined CMG in 2014 (CAT 9/3/14) from sister company Manheim and retained his position following Apollo’s acquisition of Cox Media Group last year (CAT 8/15/19). Fennell had worked for CMG’s former parent company, Cox Enterprises, since 2002, and his exit follows Pres./CEO Kim Guthrie’s departure last month (CAT 5/6).


» Necessary Additions: Former Riser House Dir./Midwest & Texas Promotion Seth Necessary has been named Dir./Radio Promotions for Copperline Music Group; concurrently, Justin Mayotte and Jessica Korver join as Dir./Social Content & Videography and Coord./Social Media, respectively. Necessary will lead radio efforts on both a national and regional level. “To keep the momentum of the label’s vision, we are strengthening our team with the addition of Seth, Justin and Jessica to the CMG family,” says Partner Rusty Harmon. Necessary departed Riser House last year (CAT 4/25/19); previous stops include Country Thunder Records, Huntsman Entertainment and Impact Radio. Reach Necessary here, Mayotte here and Korver here.