Rico Hernandez has joined iHeart’s Regional Mexican station El Patron (Phoenix) as morning show on-air talent and Executive Station Producer, effective January 2, 2018. He will also continue to serve as midday talent on Tejano 1600 in Tucson. Hernandez has been an on-air host for Tejano 1600 in Tucson for iHeartMedia since 2013. He also hosts the podcast Rico Sabe on iHeartRadio.
“We’re looking forward to Rico’s Spanish expertise and experience. This is the start of a very exciting time for El Patron in Phoenix,” said Steve Geofferies, Executive Vice President of Programming of iHeartMedia’s West Division.