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New Members Named To CRS 2019-2020 Agenda Committee

Country Radio Broadcasters has announced the individuals who will serve on the 2019-2020 CRS Agenda Committee to plan for CRS 2020, set for Feb. 19-21, 2020.  

Sileo Out As Entercom Morning Host

Entercom San Diego Market Manager Bob Bollinger tells The San Diego Union-Tribune that Dan Sileo is no longer morning host at the flagship station for the San Diego Padres (KWFN-FM).

Guertin To Lead Townsquare Cluster

Lisa Guertin has joined the company as Market President and Chief Revenue Officer for its Lawton, OK, cluster (KLAW-FM, KZCD-FM, and KVRW-FM). Prior to Townsquare, Guertin was LSM/NSM for Griffin Communications in Tulsa.

Gage Returns To Westwood One

Theresa Gage has been hired as Westwood's VP for Sponsorship Sales and Marketing, where she'll manage sponsorship sales, partnerships, activations, and integrations. Gage will be the liason between talent and brands.

Cumulus Shuffles PD From Indy To Dallas

Sid Kelly has accepted the programming job at Cumulus' Top 40 station in Dallas, KLIF-FM. Kelly moves to Dallas from Cumulus Indianapolis, where he was PD and afternoon host for WYRG-FM, also a Top 40 station. Prior to that, he was PD for Cumulus Mobile’s WABD-FM.

Bailey Inks New Deal In Charlotte

Kyle Bailey has signed a new long-term deal with Entercom to stay on as afternoon host at WFNZ-AM/FM in Charlotte. Bailey hosts The Clubhouse With Kyle Bailey, weekdays from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ET on the sports station.

Mahalick Bringing His Magic To Seattle

Hubbard Radio Seattle VP/Market Manager Ann Marie Mulholland has announced the return of Fitz in the Morning to the Seattle airwaves on New Country 98.9 FM. Legendary programmer, Scott Mahalick, is joining The Bull simultaneously as Brand/Content Director.

Cruz Makes Move To REAL 92.3

Los Angeles’ REAL 92.3 is adding The Cruz Show hosted by J Cruz, to its afternoon program lineup Mondays through Saturdays beginning April 18. Landing J Cruz is a coup for iHeart.

Radio Vet Blake Back In Boston

Radio veteran Karen Blake is the new afternoon drive host for Magic 106.7 WMJX-FM/Boston. The move marks Blake’s return to Boston after serving as morning drive host for WQRC on Cape Cod for the last five years.

Connolly Takes Up Dual Role In Youngstown

Charley Connolly will serve as Operations Manager of Cumulus' eight-station cluster in Youngstown, OH, and Program Director of WQXK-FM/Youngstown (K105).

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