program director

noun

Definition of program director 

: one in charge of planning and scheduling program material for a radio or television station or network

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Pressure from parent companies, station managers, program directors and ratings make the business almost untenable. Carlos Monarrez, Detroit Free Press, "Ex-Detroit Lions voice Jim Brandstatter deserved better than this," 13 July 2018 Volunteers will go through an extensive, free training program and have guidance from the program director. Courant Community, "Community News For The Windsor Edition," 10 July 2018 Michael Willett, a former Boone and UCF student-athlete who serves as community program director at Evoyent Health, will assist with the camp alongside UCF alum Drico Johnson and Charles Sprenkel, and Clermont East Ridge product Justin Horton. J.c. Carnahan, OrlandoSentinel.com, "Marvin Bracy teams with former UCF players for free football camps," 15 June 2018 But Eric Johnson, who took over as program director of The Fanatic in December, isn’t ready to concede the victory. Rob Tornoe, Philly.com, "Mike Missanelli dethroned by WIP in Philly sports radio ratings," 18 Apr. 2018 Helping us predict are return guests Terri Thomas, operations manager and program director of Pop Songs chart reporter KROI Houston, and the station's music director, DJ Riddler. Thomas' pick? Gary Trust, Billboard, "Chart Beat Podcast: Which Will Be Bigger, Bruno Mars & Cardi B's 'Finesse' or Justin Timberlake's 'Filthy'?," 11 Jan. 2018 Dale Anglin officially joined the foundation in October as program director for youth and social services. Roxanne Washington, cleveland.com, "Cleveland Foundation announces new hires, streamlined grant process," 9 Jan. 2018 The study results didn’t surprise Brooke Worster, program director for palliative care services at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Mary Bernard, Philly.com, "Will that tattoo hurt you professionally? Not if you're a doctor, study finds," 9 July 2018 The program is set to issue a total of about 9,500 permits in 49 hunt categories, said Justin Dreibelbis, private lands and public hunting program director for Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. Shannon Tompkins, Houston Chronicle, "Lottery-like public program offers expanded Texas hunting opportunities," 30 June 2018

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1901, in the meaning defined above

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