Industry veteran George Francis passed away on Sunday, Feb. 21. Throughout his career, Francis sold for the former WAYS Charlotte, NC and sold jingles for TM Studio. Francis also managed WAKY/WVEZ Louisville, KY; WTAM/WDOK Cleveland; and WMAG Greensboro, NC. He also owned KRMD/KDEL Shreveport, LA, and WMYI Greenville, SC.
“George Francis would be in the Top-3 of people who helped me advance my career,” a statement from consultant Mike McVay read. “One of the most creative people I ever met. A true radio advocate. God broke the mold when he made George.”