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Entercom Makes St. Louis Market Manager Change

Ahead of its planned acquisition of two more St. Louis stations from Emmis, Entercom is bringing in their Director of Sales to oversee Hot AC “Y98” 98.1 KYKY, AC 102.5 KEZK, and News/Talk 1120 KMOX. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Becky Domyan, currently Director of Sales for Emmis Hot AC “Now 96.3” KNOU and Alternative “105.7 The Point” KPNT will succeed John Sheehan, who exited today after being at the helm of the three former CBS Radio stations since 2007. In addition to KYKY, KEZK, and KMOX, Domyan will also oversee the integration of KNOU and Talk “FM Talk 97.1” KFTK-FM into the Entercom St. Louis group once the sale from Emmis is filed and completed. Domyan joined Emmis St. Louis in 2006 as an Account Executive and was promoted...[Read More]

KYKY Rebrands Mornings As Courtney & Company

Entercom Hot AC “Y98” 98.1 KYKY St. Louis has rebranded its morning show as “Courtney and Company” as the station has signed Courtney Landrum to a multi-year contract extension to become lead host and only female fronted morning show in the market. Landrum has been part of the KYKY morning show since 1999 as producer and co-host of “The Phillips & Company Show” and previously worked as a producer on the “Steve & DC” show. Her elevation follows Guy Phillips’ exit last November after 38 years in mornings. Jen Myers, Kevin ‘The Intern’ Berghoff and Lance Hildebrand will remain in place as co-hosts. Entercom, the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content in the United States, today announced a new multi-year co...[Read More]

Launch Date & Co-Host Announced For Guy Phillips’ KTRS Show

CH Radio Holdings Talk 550 KTRS St. Louis has set a launch date and co-host from Guy Phillips’ new show. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Phillips, who exited Hot AC “Y98” 98.1 KYKY after 38 years in September to join KTRS, will make his debut on Monday, February 12. He will be joined by co-host Julie Buck. A member of the St. Louis media dynasty that includes her father Jack Buck (former St. Louis Cardinals and national MLB/NFL broadcaster), brother Joe Buck (FOX’s MLB & NFL lead play-by-play voice) and sister Christine (longtime KPLR-TV anchor/reporter), she has previously hosted afternoons at KYKY and mornings at Classic Hits 103.3 KLOU. Phillips has been waiting out his non-compete agreement with CBS Radio/Entercom to debut on KTRS. Original Report ...[Read More]

CBS Cuts Hit Miami & Pittsburgh

The names of the people who have been cut from CBS Radio in the past week continue to make their way out. Sports 560 WQAM Miami has dropped Adam Kuperstein and former Miami Dolphin Channing Crowder from their 1-3pm show. Orlando “Big O” Alzugaray adds an additional hour to run 10am-2pm, Marc Hochman with Zach Krantz slides up an hour to run 2-6pm, while Alex Donno will host 6-10pm. PBRTV.com reports on some names let go in Pittsburgh. Morning co-host Jimmy Roach is out at Country “Y108” 107.9 WDSY. Hot AC “100.7 Star” WBZZ loses veteran midday host Scott Alexander and night host Lindsay. Update 7/15: More names from the CBS cuts: In Los Angeles, Freddy Snakeskin is out as PD/on-air at “ROQ Of The 80’s” KROQ-HD2 and “Jack Of All Tr...[Read More]