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iHeart Gives Kelly More Responsibility

On Monday, iHeartMedia announced that Paul Kelley was named area Senior VP of Programming for Arizona. Kelly will continue to Program KESZ and KYOT in Phoenix and now help oversee programming in Tucson.

From Providence To Cincinnati For Demay

Brian Demay is the new PD at Cumulus' AC-formatted WRRM-FM/Warm 98 in Cincinnati. Demay joins WRRM from Providence, where he was PD for Cumulus' WWLI-FM/Lite Rock 105 for over three years. He was also host of Afternoon Drive on WWLI-FM, and continues as a syndicated Afternoon Personality for Westwood One. Demay replaces Greg Dunkin.

Kincaid Upped To VP/GM At Media Staffing Network

Patty Kincaid has been promoted to VP/General Manager of Media Staffing Network. Kincaid, along with Sr. VP, Kate Glenn, have both been an integral part of Media Staffing Network’s success in working with media clients since 1993, helping attract, hire and retain top talent in all market sizes.

Cumulus Shuffles The Deck At KCMO Kansas City

The new weekday on-air line-up that launched Monday on KCMO FM 103.7 and AM 710 in Kansas City includes Tom Becka from 10 a.m. to Noon. Becka returns to Kansas City having worked at one time for KMBZ. Most recently, he hosted shows on Omaha talk radio stations KOIL and KFAB.

“World Chart Show” Gets A Savage Makeover

Radio Express announced that radio personality Mike Savage will host the next generation of its successful two-hour international hit countdown program The World Chart Show, which Radio Express is making available to U.S. radio stations and audiences for the first time.

Reed Joins Cox In Tulsa

CMG Tulsa has named Nathan Reed as Director of Branding and Programming for Mix 96 (KRAV-FM). Reed was most recently Senior VP of Programming for iHeartMedia’s seven-station cluster in Toledo. Prior to that, he spent seven years as a Program Director and on-air host for Regent Broadcasting in Flint.

Kansy Adds To Duties In Shreveport

Julie Kansy adds PD stripes at Cumulus' Shreveport Top 40 station KQHN-FM/i97.3. Kansy joined Cumulus Shreveport in 2014 as afternoon-drive host and APD at KRMD/NASH FM 101.1. In 2015, she was named Operations Manager over the entire market. She's also served as PD at Sports/KRMD 100.7 FM/1340AM The Ticket.

Delilah Adds Punch To Women’s Power Lunch

Premiere Networks host Delilah spoke to a sold-out crowd of more than 1200 people at the 16th annual Women’s Power Lunch presented by The United Way of Siouxland on Wednesday, April 27, at the Marina Center in South Sioux City, Nebraska.

Chicago To Houston As Morning Host & PD

NGEN Radio is pleased to announce the addition of veteran Christian radio talent Chris Chicago as its new morning show host and production director. Chicago started his career in Christian radio at 16 years of age and brings nearly two decades worth of experience to his new gig.

Ramsey Invades Raleigh

Dave Ramsey presented his Smart Money event in Raleigh this week at the Durham Performing Arts Center. Ramsey teamed up with local affiliate 106.1 FM WTKK to promote the event.

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