iHeartMedia has appointed Nick Wize as Assistant Program Director for Hot AC “My 92.9” KMIY, CHR “93.7 KRQ” KRQQ, and Rhythmic CHR “Hot 98.3” KOHT Tucson AZ. Wize will also host afternoons at KRQQ leading to an on-air personality shuffle. KRQQ/KOHT Program Director D-Wayne Chavez will move from afternoons on KRQQ to the same daypart on KOHT. Suzette Rodriguez will slide from afternoons to middays at KOHT replacing the voicetracked Angela Cortez. Wize most recently served as APD/Afternoon Host at iHeart CHR “Channel 95.5” WKQI Detroit until his exit in February. He has also worked in Jacksonville, New York, and Panama City during his career. iHeartMedia announced today that Nick Wize has been named Assistant Program Director for KRQQ, KOHT ...[Read More]
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]
Clear Channel has moved “Mojo In The Morning” from Rhythmic CHR “Hot 98.3” KOHT Tucson to sister Hot AC “My 92.9” KMIY. The program, based at “Channel 95.5” WKQI Detroit had been based at 93.7 KRQQ Tucson before moving to Detroit and later gaining the simulcast back to Tucson on 98.3. At KMIY the program replaces KBIG Los Angeles’ Valentine. At KOHT, the station ran jockless music this morning but Tucson Weekly reports that the station will begin airing the “Breakfast Club” based at “Power 105.1” WWPR New York.