Meet our Sales Team

Pictured from left to right: Darlene Hodges, Pam Vines, Sonya Cooper, Jim Sassack (Seated)

Pam Vines
Sales Manager
A wife, Mother, and a Nana Pam has spent 25+ years working in Radio Sales. She is the Sales manager to a Family of 5 great radio stations. She has been the Assistant LCO with the US Marine Toys for Tots Reserve Program for 20 + years.  She loves helping people to strive for a better and successful tomorrow. She invites you to come join our Family and allow her to show you how well Radio advertising works. Allow her to help you Grow Your Business today.

Sonya Cooper 
Marketing Consultant
“Super Duper” has been selling results to her clients at Southern Communications since 1999.  Somehow this wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother finds time not only to go that extra mile for her radio clients, but she’s also one half of the Morning Rush with Cindy & Super Duper on WTNJ-FM 105.9FM.  Sonya loves working hard to get customers in your door with commercials, remotes, and social media posts.  Give Sonya a call today.

Jim Sassak 
Marketing Consultant
“Just” Jim Sassak is a native of Uniontown, PA and graduated from Penn State University in 1974. He took his first job in radio as the News Director at WMSG AM/FM in Oakland, MD. The knowledge he learned then brought him all the way to Welch, WV to be the co-owner of WXEE AM radio, starting in 1978 until 1997. He then brought his vast experience to WTNJ and WAXS as a marketing consultant. He has been a play by play anchor for sporting events and marketing consultant with Southern Communications since 2001. Contact Jim today.

Darlene Hodges
Marketing Consultant
Darlene Hodges lives in Beckley with her husband and two beautiful dogs. She has worked in advertising sales since 1989 spanning Newspaper, Media Television, and Radio. As an experienced marketing consultant she has vastly enjoyed working with businesses large and small in our community. In her off time, family and friends are her passion. Contact Darlene today.