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Audrey Lee Joins KLUC As Midday Host

Entercom CHR 98.5 KLUC Las Vegas has announced the addition of Audrey Lee for middays. Lee joins KLUC from iHeartMedia in Lexington KY where she hosted middays at Rock “97.7 WTF” 1580 WWTF/97.7 W249DJ Lexington and CHR “Lake 102.3” WLLK Somerset KY as well as weekends at Classic Rock 100.1 WKQQ Lexington. Lee fills the spot last filled by Yung Jon Que, who permanently makes the move to afternoons opened by the move of John Moug to San Diego in March. Entercom has also announced that KLUC and Classic Hip-Hop “Q100.5” KXQQ Mix Show Coordinator Hector ‘DJ CO1’ Minjarez has been promoted to Assistant Program Director and 7-10pm host at KXQQ. Entercom, the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content in the United States, announced the addition of Audrey...[Read More]

People Moves 3/8: Cort Johnson Named Alpha Media National Digital Content Producer

Alpha Media has promoted Cort Johnson to National Digital Content Producer. In his new position he will create national content for Alpha’s Rock formats and contribute to streaming and podcasting strategies across the company. Johnson will continue as night host at Alpha AAA 101.9 KINK Portland. Alpha Media names Cort Johnson National Digital Content Producer. Cort will be primarily involved in creating national digital content for Alpha’s Rock formats and will be a major contributor to streaming and podcasting strategies. Alpha Media National Director of Digital Content, Ernie Martinez commented on the announcement, “I am thrilled to be collaborating with Cort! His skillset, experience and knowledge in both the digital and traditional radio space are going to be pivotal in driving c...[Read More]

People Moves 2/19: KDAY & KPWR Los Angeles Make Lineup Changes

Meruelo Media has announced a series of talent shifts at Classic Hip-Hop 93.5 KDAY and Urban “Power 106” 105.9 KPWR Los Angeles. KDAY midday host Cece is moving to KPWR to join “The Cruz Show” as a co-host. She fills the slot that was held by Krystal Bee until she replaced Yesi Ortiz in middays last month. Former “Real 92.3” KRRL overnight host Bryhana takes Cece’s spot in middays at KDAY. Corey Dillon has exited nights at Entercom Country “100.3 The Bull” KILT-FM Houston. Dillon had filled the night slot at the station since the start of 2017 after previously working the same daypart at Local Media San Diego CHR “Z90” XHTZ Tijuana/San Diego. Leighton Broadcasting Country “Wild Country 99” 98.9 KZPK St. Cloud MN ...[Read More]

Jon Que Promoted To KLUC Music Director

Midday host Jon Que has been promoted to Music Director at CBS CHR 98.5 KLUC Las Vegas. Que has worked at KLUC since 2007 and will also serve as APD/MD of Hawaiian/Reggae “Da Shaka” KLUC-HD2. He takes the MD reigns from cluster OM/KLUC PD JB King. CBS RADIO Las Vegas is excited to announce today that Jon Que has been signed to a new multi-year agreement. In conjunction with the signing, Que has been promoted to Music Director for 98.5 KLUC and Assistant Program Director and Music Director for 98.5 HD-2 Da Shaka, Vegas’ Island and Reggae Station. These new roles are in addition to his weekday, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm, on-air shift with 98.5 KLUC. “I love it when I can reward hard work. Jon has been assisting within music department on KLUC for nearly two years and has a great ear for...[Read More]

Charese Fruge Promoted To VP/Programming CBS Radio Houston; Cat Thomas Takes Over Las Vegas

CBS Radio is transferring its Las Vegas VP/Programming Charese Fruge to Houston where she will serve as Vice President of Programming and Operations Manager for the company’s six stations in the markets as well as Program Director of CHR “Hot 95.7” KKHH and Hot AC “Mix 96.5” KHMX effective Monday, May 4. Fruge joined CBS Radio in 2009 as PD of Hot AC “Mix 94.1” KMXB Las Vegas and has since taken on oversight of Alternative “X107.5” KXTE as well. At various times she also oversaw CBS stations in Sacramento and San Diego. Replacing Fruge as VP/Progamming of CBS Radio Las Vegas will be Cat Thomas. Thomas will give up his day-to-day programming duties at CHR 98.5 KLUC, but program KXTE, News/Talk 840 KXNT/100.5 KXNT-FM, and “CBS Sport...[Read More]