WMVY/mvyradio has added Bill Bartholomew to its team of Underwriting Sales Executives. Bartholomew will focus and expand corporate sponsorship opportunities for WMVY in the Newport Area, as well as Providence and the Greater Rhode Island area. 

Martha’s Vineyard based WMVY 88.7 FM is a listener and local business supported, independent, non- profit station that serves The Cape and Islands. The Vineyard signal is repeated across Aquidneck Island on 96.5 FM.

“Bill joins a strong and seasoned team here at WMVY, and he will expand our support for current and prospective members and sponsors,” said John McMahon, Director of Underwriting at MVY Radio. Bill is returning to his Newport roots to build up our underwriting team. He is a well-known musician and professional soccer referee. Bill grew up in Southern Rhode Island and has strong familiarity with the businesses in downtown Newport. He will work with WMVY Underwriting Sales Executive Tom Callahan in Newport as a complimentary tag team.