WWMI - A History
WWMI-AM 1380 St. Petersburg – ABC Radio acquired Clear Channel’s five-kilowatt WRBQ-AM and flipped the calls to WWMI in 1999. The 5,000-watt station was branded Radio Disney with programming aimed at children and young teens, and delivered by satellite.
Today (2010), WWMI’s administrative offices are at 11300 4th Street North in St. Petersburg. The station broadcasts with 5,000 watts 24/7 using one daytime and three nighttime towers, which are located at a tower site on West Gandy Boulevard.
Names from WWMI history include Drew Rashbaum (GM 1999; Radio Disney VP sales & marketing 2006), Todd Swenson (sales 2001), Ted Wolfe (station manager 2006), T.R. Campbell (station manager 2008), Jenene Holcomb (sales 2008), Kelli Welch (sales 2008), Betty Ott (sales 2009), and Jeanette Ethier (sales).
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