Talent company Workhouse Media tells Radio Ink that the iHeartMedia KOST-FM morning host will be the voice of the 58th GRAMMY Music Awards. The 58th GRAMMY Awards will be held on Monday, February 15, 2016 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
In aligning the work of the Digital Services and Digital Media divisions more closely, NPR has promoted Stephanie Miller to have full responsibility for overseeing the operations and staff of Digital Services. Digital Services’ Jason Butler will also be taking on expanded responsibilities.
Rico Colindres, the creator and mastermind behind the nationally syndicated Carmen Calls, has been cast as a series regular in George Lopez’s new single-camera comedy Lopez.
Katie Kruz has been with IHeartMedia in Madison since 2010. She's been programming CHR-WZEE for the company and is now adding country station WMAD-FM.
Univision has named Alejandro Molina as Senior VP/GM for Radio. In this newly created position, Molina will be responsible for the strategy and implementation of content across Univision's 67 radio stations.
He lasted less than a year with the company. Hired while Lew Dickey was still CEO, Tom Schurr was brought in as Senior Vice President of Operations after spending years with Clear Channel as part of John Hogan's team.
John Tyler may have been one of the most instrumental people in syndicating 24 hour formats and talent that most stations were unable to attain other than through syndication. He passed away over the weekend.
A localized edition of the nationally syndicated El Show de Piolín will air weekdays from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on CBS Radio's La GRANDE 107.5fm.
Cumulus Media announces that popular radio personality Shila Nathan will sign on as host of Middays on WNSH/NASH 94.7 New York. Shila debuts on NASH FM 94.7 New York on Monday, February 8, from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.