Tom Kent Network Expands With Promotions And A New Hire
March 15, 2012 at 4:00 AM (PT)
FRIDAY, MARCH 16th marks the four-year anniversary of the TOM KENT RADIO NETWORK. TKRN launched in 2008 with 21 stations the first month, 108 stations the first year and currently has 316 stations which includes the U.S., CANADA and MEXICO with eight products, including four weekend shows, three daily shows and a 24/7 network.
On the heels of that success, TKRN expands, adding JEFF BARRETT as Southern Affiliate Sales Dir. and will report directly to ED DOUGLAS, who has just been promoted to SVP/Affiliate Sales for the company.
BOB HAMILTON is upped to National Dir./Music Programming, STEVE KENT has been made National Dir./Research and radio veteran and OM BILL SHANNON has just been promoted to SVP/Operations.
CEO/Pres. TOM KENT said, "I've been blessed to be surrounded with our industry’s best broadcasters who've worked tirelessly to help us get to this point. Each are deserving of these promotions. I'd also like to thank our many affiliates who represent some of the best radio stations in AMERICA! Their vision and commitment to our products has been unprecedented!"