Jessica Tyler Named WDRQ/Detroit APD/middays

Summit WQNU/Louisville MD/morning co-host Jessica Tyler has been named APD/MD/midday host for Cumulus WDRQ/Detroit, succeeding Jessica Poxson, who exited last month (CAT 10/20). "I've known Jessica [Tyler] a long time and the special bond she creates with listeners on and off the air, the friendships she develops with the artists, songwriters and managers plus the relationships she has with the record community are second to none," says Dir./FM Programming Robby Bridges. Tyler spent five years at 'QNU after stops at WCTK/Providence, WRNX/Springfield and Rock WPLR/New Haven. She starts Dec. 15.