Tim Spence is on his way to Connecticut where he will join iHeartMedia and oversee the company’s sports and news brands in Hartford and New Haven. Spence replaces Dave Zaslowsky who moved home to Chicago and joined WLS-AM 890.
Spence built his programming profile in the Denver market. He oversaw programming for ESPN 102.3 and ESPN 105.5 for the Front Range Sports Network from 2010-2014, and spent 15 years with Lincoln Financial and Jefferson Pilot, most notably serving as the Program Director of 950 The Fan!
Among the stations to fall under his watch will be 97.9 ESPN Radio in Hartford and ESPN 1300 New Haven. Former MLB player and ESPN and Fox Sports Radio personality Rob Dibble hosts locally on those stations. He will also program two news talkers, News Radio 1410 WPOP in Hartford and News Radio 960 in New Haven. His first day will be September 1st.