iHeartMedia has named Maurice DeVoe as the new PD of Urban KMJM (100.3 The Beat, STL’s Hip Hop and R&B)/St. Louis, effective June 5. DeVoe joins iHeartMedia after a 16-year run with Cumulus Media, where he most recently served as Corporate Program Director for the company’s Urban and Rhythmic formats and PD of Urban AC KMJK (Magic 107.3)/Kansas City. DeVoe comes fully equipped with over 30 years of radio experience, including stints as APD/MD at WPGC/Washington, PD of WPHI/Philadelphia, KCHZ (95.7 The Vibe)/Kansas City and KLIF (i93)/Dallas. He assumed day-to-day command of KMJK/Kansas City in October 2015.
“I’ve always admired Maurice’s strong leadership skills, format track record and ability to thrive at community involvement,” said A.J., SVP of Programming for iHeartMedia St. Louis. “I’m honored to welcome him into our super passionate and strategic programming family here at iHeartMedia St. Louis.”
DeVoe remarked, “I’m very excited about joining iHeartMedia in St. Louis and this huge opportunity to lead and grow the iconic 100.3 The Beat brand. Thanks to the entire iHeartMedia senior leadership team for their support and this incredible opportunity.”