102.7 The Coyote Las Vegas Realigns Airstaff

102.7 The Coyote Mike West Kris Daniels KCYE Las VegasBeasley Media Country “102.7 The Coyote” KCYE Boulder City/Las Vegas has announced multiple staffing changes.

Following the resignation of Kris Daniels as Program Director in July to focus on her morning show, the station has announced that Daniels will resume the PD role. She will continue to co-host “Kris & The Mad Dog” with Mike ‘Mad Dog’ West.

APD/Afternoon host Todd Michaels exits the station and is replaced by Emmanuel ‘Ransom’ Garcia as Music Director/Afternoon Host. Ransom most recently was part of the morning show at CBS Alternative “X107.5” KXTE and spent many years at iHeartMedia Country 95.5 KWNR.

Paul Knight rejoins the station for middays. Knight hosted nights at KCYE until 2015 for a non radio job.

Beasley Media Group’s 102.7 The Coyote/KCYE-FM, “We Are Country!” announces details of a series of staff alignments.

Beasley’s current APD/MD/ Morning Host Kris Daniels resumes Program Director duties. Kris will remain Host of the “Kris & Mad Dog” morning show heard Monday – Friday from 5:00am to 10:00am.

After an extensive search, Las Vegas Market Manager Tom Humm determined the person most deserving the Program Director opportunity remained within our Beasley Las Vegas building.

“Kris Daniels has worked for Beasley Las Vegas for the past three and a half years serving as PD/APD/MD and Morning show host, noted Tom. “She has an impressive work ethic and passion for the Program Director position. She knows the market competitive landscape very well and is ready to focus on Programming KCYE to new levels.

“Now that I have a seasoned, experienced support team around me, I am excited and rejuvenated about the opportunity to lead the Coyote!” added Kris.

Joining Kris Daniels on the KCYE Programming Management team as Afternoon talent and Music Director is Las Vegas market veteran Emmanuel “Ransom” Garcia. Ransom has more than 13 years in this market, working at a variety of formats, however he admits Country is his true passion.

“Ransom Garcia’s music scheduling and social media skills are incredible and he will be enormously helpful!” added Kris. “Ransom and I look forward to working on finding our perfect musical recipe for Country Listeners in Las Vegas.

Finally, Paul Knight is coming back to 10:00am-3:00pm talent. Paul recently took a break from radio, but after a year and a half away he realized that radio and country are his true passions. Paul says, “ The Coyote is in my blood! I miss the energy, listener interaction, events, and concerts. Let’s face it, I wanted to come home and be a part of my 102.7 Coyote family”.

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Lance Venta is the Owner and Publisher of RadioInsight.com and a consultant for RadioBB Networks specializing in integration of radio and the internet. Lance has two decades of experience tracking the audio industry and its use of digital platforms.

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