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iHeartMedia Names Mike Saffer As Tucson Market President

Mike Saffer has been appointed the new Market President for iHeartMedia Tucson. Saffer joins the company from Clear Channel Outdoor where he was VP/Sales in Tucson. He succeeds Carl Anderson who exited at the end of 2016 to become Chief Operating Officer of Tucson based Premier Auto Center and JustTrucks.com. iHeartMedia Tucson announced today that Mike Saffer has been named Market President, effective immediately. iHeartMedia Tucson has a strong cross-platform presence, massive consumer reach and includes a number of iconic brands and franchises — both broadcast and digital — encompassing radio station brands 93.7 KRQ, My 92.9, Hot 98.3, 97.1 The Bull, Tejano 1600, and news talk brands 790 KNST and 1450 KTZR. iHeartMedia has massive consumer reach and influence across multiple platforms a...[Read More]

KLOU PD Dave Adams Moves To Tucson as SVP/Programming

Dave Adams, Program Director for iHeartMedia Classic Hits 103.3 KLOU and Christian AC “Up 103.7” K279AQ/KLOU-HD2 St. Louis is transferring to Tucson as Senior VP of Programming for the company’s seven station cluster. Adams will oversee programming for Hot AC “My 92.9” KMIY, CHR “93.7 KRQ” KRQQ, Country “97.1 The Bull” KYWD, Rhythmic CHR “Hot 98.3” KOHT, News/Talk 790 KNST and 1450 KTZR, and Tejano “Tejano 1600” KXEW. Adams joined KLOU in January 2015 after four years programming Classic Hits “Oldies 95.7” WRIT and CHR “97.3 Radio Now” WRNW Milwaukee. iHeartMedia announced today that Dave Adams has been named Senior Vice President of Programming for the Tucson market, effective October 24....[Read More]