Cumulus Hot AC “Mix 107.3” WRQX Washington DC has hired Jason Kidd for afternoons.
Kidd joins the station from his own New Generation Radio where he is President and Brand Developer. He previously programmed CBS Rhythmic CHR 95.5 WPGC in the Washington market. He has also worked in programming and on-air “102.7 Jack-FM” WQSR and “Mix 106.5” WWMX Baltimore and “104.3 The Beat” KQBT Austin for CBS and WKST Pittsburgh and WWHT Syracuse for Clear Channel as well as SiriusXM.
Kidd will host 3-7pm starting Monday, February 15.
Cumulus Media announces that it has appointed 25-year radio veteran Jason Kidd as afternoon drive personality for Washington, D.C.’s MIX 107.3/WRQX-FM. Kidd debuts on MIX 107.3 on Monday, February 15, from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Kidd joins Cumulus from New Generation Radio in Washington, D.C., where he has been President and Advisor/Brand Developer.
Kidd’s career includes a decade at CBS Radio, most recently at WPGC in Washington, D.C. Prior to that, he programmed CBS stations WQSR Baltimore, WWMX Baltimore and KQBT Austin. Before joining CBS Radio, Jason spent five years with Clear Channel Entertainment programming WKST Pittsburgh and WWHT Syracuse. He also worked at Sirius/XM for six and a half years.
Louie Diaz, MIX 107.3 Program Director said: “Jason Kidd is an incredible talent and brings “Stationality” to MIX 107.3 in afternoon drive. We are thrilled to have him driving our listeners home in Washington, D.C.”
Kidd said: “I just couldn’t stay away! It is so great to be back in the Nation’s Capital! I grew up with this frequency, along with the Jack Diamond Morning Show. It is so exciting to be a part of such an iconic brand and an honor to join the list of so many great talents who have graced the airwaves on 107.3 over the years. I want to thank Market Manager, Jake McCann, Program Director, Louie Diaz, and Mike McVay, Cumulus’ SVP Content and Programming for this awesome opportunity!”