Julie Gilbert-Cahill, a well-known radio promotion director and music manager throughout the '80s and '90s, died on July 20 in Woodland Hills, Calif., according to a press release. She was 58.
The Detroit native first served as the head of promotion for ABC-owned rock 'n' roll radio station WRIF-FM.
"She was a fearless, energetic promotion person who played a huge role in our success," says Fred Jacobs, president of Jacobs Media and former WRIF-FM program director.
Gilbert-Cahill is survived by her husband, Jim, two sons, James and Jake, her mother and her siblings.
A memorial service will be held July 30. The family requests that donations be made to Temple Judea "in memory of Julie Gilbert-Cahill" in lieu of flowers. Donate here.