Veteran broadcaster Kevin Battle will join The KDKA Radio Morning News with Larry Richert on March 9 at KDKA-AM in Pittsburgh.
“As we celebrate the centennial of KDKA Radio, the world’s first radio station, we were focused on adding a host that can reflect the energy and pulse of where Pittsburgh is in 2020 and beyond,” said Michael Spacciapolli, SVP and Market Manager, Entercom Pittsburgh. “Kevin Battle is the perfect person to join Larry Richert on the KDKA morning show and tell the story of our great city.”
Battle, a Pittsburgh-area native, is a news anchor, journalist, and a member of the inaugural staff of Fox News Headlines 24/7. Previously, Battle served as PD and on-air personality for sister station WJZ-FM in Baltimore. He has also held the roles of Director of Marketing and Promotions and on-air personality for WDVE-FM and WRRK-FM in Pittsburgh, and news anchor for WNEW-FM (now WDCH-FM) in Washington, DC.