KBIG Names Brandon Bell For APD/MD Duties
February 28, 2012 at 6:07 PM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL Hot AC KBIG (104.3MYfm)/LOS ANGELES OM/PD ANDREW JEFFRIES names KMXB (MIX 94.1)/LAS VEGAS APD/MD BRANDON BELL for APD/MD duties effective TUESDAY (MARCH 6th). BELL replaces JASON GRIFFIN who recently left to join BENZTOWN RADIO NETWORKS as Dir./Programming.
BELL will work directly with OM/PD ANDREW JEFFRIES and the entire 104.3 MYfm staff to develop and implement the station's programming strategy, promotions and events. In addition, BELL will oversee 104.3MYfm’s social media platforms and develop online content for the station's digital brands.
BELL began his radio career in college at KDNE/CRETE, NE before joining KFRX/KRKR/LINCOLN, NE. He then worked at the CLEAR CHANNEL/LINCOLN cluster which includes KIBZ, KZKX, KLMY, and KTGL. In 2005, BELL joined KMXB (MIX 94.1)/LAS VEGAS for APD/MD and Production duties.
According to ANDREW JEFFRIES, "BRANDON is a great addition to the team, one of a select few people I feel comfortable bringing in for this important role. He compliments our existing people and has gained wonderful radio experience in HOT AC alongside many other formats. I’ve witnessed his programming talents first hand. He has a creative mind combined with a real passionate drive for radio and music, plus is just one of those guys you want to spend time with. I can’t wait to welcome BRANDON, his wife ANGIE and son CARTER to L.A."
BRANDON BELL added, "I feel like the luckiest guy in radio! I can’t wait to get to LA and join the MYfm team. I think ANDREW JEFFRIES and GREG ASHLOCK are some of the best in the business, and I can’t thank them enough for believing in me, my future, and welcoming my family to town."