A Chaisson was director of network development where he was responsible
for the development of the ABC Direction Radio Network.
According to the January 16, 1982 issue of Billboard Magazine, "The Direction Network, designed for adult formats with a target age of 25 to 54, has 57 affiliates, including WJAS-FM Pittsburgh, WJW-AM Cleveland, WPOC-FM Baltimore, KNUZ-FM Houston, KMBZ-AM Kansas City and WLQY-AM Fort Lauderdale."
"ABC Direction is under the guidance of vice president Charles King, assisted by program director Ruth Meyer. Both King and Meyer wear two hats, holding the same titles at ABC's Enterntainment Network.