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Tribune company owned WGN has hired former Clear Channel radio programmer Kevin Metheney to take over as PD.  He replaces Bob Shomper who will become the PD at WLS-AM, also in Chicago. WLS is owned by Citadel....
Since Sam Zell took over Tribune company he has brought in several former Clear Channel employees to run his new company..that includes CEO Randy Michaels and others.  But, now Clear Channel has taken Tribune company to court over the hiring away of Andrew Freidman, who was essentially in charge of building Clear Channel's on line business.  The company charged yesterday in federal court that Freidman left Clear Channel with proprietary informat...
Tribune company has completed the multi billion dollar deal to take the company private.  The man who engineered the buy back, Sam Zell, takes over as Chairman and CEO.  Sam was the person who put together Jacor, which ultimately sold to Clear Channel.  His right hand man there was the infamous Randy Michaels.  And now, Randy is back with Zell to head up the broadcast and internet aspects of the company. Randy had most recent...