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Lisa Adams

Lotus Seattle Gets Interim PD As Adams Departs

Lisa Adams, Program Director and Air Talent at Lotus Seattle's STAR 101.5 (KPLZ), has announced that she will be leaving the station. Following Adams' departure, KPLZ Assistant Program Director Curt Kruse will assume the role of Interim Program Director.

Delilah Gets Massive Donation For Point Hope Ghana

Syndicated personality Delilah was surprised with a $100,000 donation for her Point Hope Ghana mission during a New York conference. Delilah spoke at Vision Expo East about the impact of free eye exams on changing lives.
Jim Kinney

Another WMGK Talent Hangs Up His Headphones

Days after John DeBella announced his impending retirement from Philadelphia 102.9 WMGK, another legacy talent departed the station. Jim Kinney, a veteran production and on-air talent, retired on Friday, May 12, according to an announcement by Beasley Media Group.
The Kimmer

The Kimmer Returning Full-Time On Atlanta Airwaves

Atlanta talk-radio staple Kim Peterson is bringing The Kimmer Show back to radio starting June 5. Dickey Broadcasting Company News/Talk XTRA 106.3/1230 (WFOM-AM) is bringing The Kimmer and sidekick Pete Davis in for a major daypart.
Jay Michaels

Middays & Managing For Michaels At Audacy Houston

Audacy has appointed Jay Michaels as assistant brand manager of Mix 96.5 and 95.7 The Spot (KHMX) in Houston. Michaels, who previously worked at Cumulus Media in different programming and operations roles for 11 years, will also host middays on KKHH.
Marky Marc

Marky Marc Joins The Bunch At Urban One D.C.

Marky Marc will become the new late-night host at Urban One Washington D.C.'s 93.9 WKYS starting on May 15th. A D.C. native, Marc moves back home after time on nights and afternoons with Audacy's 102 Jamz (WJMH) in Greensboro, NC.
Shay Moore

Moore To Mornings At Cumulus Kansas City

Shay Moore will be taking over mornings on Cumulus Media Kansas City's 107.3 KC's R&B and Hip Hop (KMJK). The Shay Moore Morning Show will debut on Tuesday, May 30th. Moore's experience includes time across town at Carter Broadcast Group's KPRS.
John DeBella

John DeBella Is Retiring From Beasley’s WMGK

Beasley Media Philadelphia personality John DeBella announced his retirement on Thursday morning. DeBella has been a prominent figure in Philadelphia radio for more than four decades on WMGK, including his Morning Zoo show. His last show will be Friday, June 30th.
Krissy T

T Is For Townsquare With Krissy’s New Morning Role

Townsquare Media Portland, ME has announced the new morning host for their heritage CHR, WJBQ. After Tuesday's announcement that longtime morning duo Jeff Parsons and Lori Voornas are switching signals, Krissy T has officially been tapped to be the successor.
Mike Sanders

Mike Sanders Stepping Away From Saga

Mike "Sandman" Sanders, the Program Director of Saga Communications' WVVR in Clarksville, TN, has shared news of his departure. As PD, he also oversaw WRND, WQEZ, and WCVQ-HD3. Sanders joined the cluster in September 2020.

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