Billboard Recognizes Dastur And Worden
Clear Channel's Z100 New York PD Sharon Dastur (left) and CBS' KROQ Los Angeles' Assistant PD and Music Director Lisa Worden have both been recognized by the publication for the fourth consecutive year on its Women in Music list. Billboard’s "Women in Music" issue highlights the women making a difference and driving the industry forward.
Dastur has overseen day-to-day operations at Clear Channel New York's Z100 for over 15 years in addition to building Z100's Jingle Ball into an international brand. Dastur is also the Program Director for the Nick Radio channel on iHeartRadio, a new station focused on music, imagination, and branding for both Nickelodeon and Clear Channel. Sharon Dastur is being recognized as a female executive who drives business forward with her creativity and perseverance. Dastur has been on the Radio Ink "Most Influential Woman in Radio" list for four consecutive years.
Worden, who has been an influential fixture at the World Famous KROQ for nearly 19 years, is known throughout the radio and alternative music world for her support and intuition in breaking bands and songs, and her relationship with labels and artists. One of her most recent accomplishments was launching and booking bands for KROQ’s Red Bull Sound Space, an intimate, ongoing concert series featuring up-and-coming artists in the rock world, and webcast on kroq.com.