Don Parker is the new GM for the LGBTQ+ iHeart network. He will also continue in his role as Regional SVP of Programming for iHeartMedia’s Northern California Region. Parker is a media veteran who has held various positions at iHeartMedia. He previously served as SVP of Programming for iHeartMedia San Francisco, VP of Programming for NextMedia Group, PD for KCMG in Los Angeles, and PD for KTBZ in Houston. He began his career at KBOS in Fresno, California.
“Pride Radio has grown significantly over the years and has the ability to reach both a local and national targeted audience across multiple markets through its audio, digital, social and live event assets,” said Parker. “I’m excited to be expanding my role with this engaging initiative that supports equality and inclusivity, and bringing on a dedicated Program Director to help lead the brand and its impact this platform has on the LBGTQ+ community to new levels.”