Tyler, who is currently the morning host at CBS RADIO’s WZMP-FM (96.5 AMP Radio) in Philadelphia, will take the 7 p.m. to Midnight shift at WBBM. A native of Rockford, IL, Tyler is a 15 year radio veteran. Prior to this role, he spent nine years as APD/MD and afternoon personality at KBKS Kiss-FM in Seattle, WA. His previous stops included WNKS-FM in Charlotte, N.C.; KHTT-FM in Tulsa, OK; and KHTO-FM in Springfield, MO.
Todd Cavanah, CBS RADIO Chicago VP, Programming said, “We are thrilled to welcome Eric and add another consummate radio professional to B96’s on-air lineup. The fact that he has an overwhelming, well-known passion for the market, CBS RADIO Chicago, and our radio station is an added bonus. We can’t wait to get him started on B96.”
Tyler added, “I am beyond excited to have the chance to become an integral part of the station I grew up listening to — the legendary B96 in the great city of Chicago. Thanks to Todd, Erik and the entire crew for this incredible opportunity.”