Gary Spurgeon

Gary Spurgeon

Biography

Gary Spurgeon, VP/General Manager for Radio One Houston, KBXX-FM 97.9 (The BOX), KMJQ-FM (MAJIC 102) and KROI-FM (Boom 92.1).  Started with Radio One Dallas in          April 2011.

Attended University of Miami, FL and Gannon University – Major: Communications/Business

Radio Broadcasting Career spans almost 37 years began radio career 1979.

Markets include:

  • Dallas, TX – Market 5
  • Houston, TX – Market 6
  • Long Branch, NJ – Market 50
  • Erie, PA – Market 161
  • Shreveport, LA – Market 135
  • Jacksonville, FL – Market 46

Career Overview:

  • VP/General Manager for Radio One Houston and Dallas, TX.
  • Regional VP for Regent Communications – overseeing 5 Markets Cluster and 26 stations
  • Company Credits Include: Radio One, Renda Broadcasting, Cox Radio, Regent Communication, Gulfstar, CAPSTAR Radio, AM/FM, and various private companies.

Credits and Awards:

  • 4-time Awarded with Radio Inks General Manager of the Year 2001, 2005, 2014 and 2015.
  • Featured in the radio industries leading publication Radio & Records for GM Spotlight of the year.
  • 2 time General Manager of the Year – McVay Media
  • Past Board of Directors member – Urban League of Greater Dallas
  • Past Board of Directors – Arthritis Foundation
  • Past Board of Directors Member – United Way
  • Business leader of the year – Erie, PA

Board of Directors Children Miracle Network – Jacksonville, FL