Jim Graci Named PD At KDKA-A/Pittsburgh
March 27, 2012 at 3:40 AM (PT)
Veteran programmer JIM GRACI has joined CBS RADIO News-Talk KDKA-A/PITTSBURGH as PD, reports the PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE.
GRACI served as PD at crosstown Sports WEAE-A (ESPN RADIO 1250, now RADIO DISNEY affiliate WDDZ-A) in 2004-10 before moving to CUMULUS Talk KLIF-A/DALLAS as PD; he previously worked at the NEW CENTURY cluster in PHOENIX, KJR-A and KBSG-A-F/SEATTLE, and WZGC/ATLANTA, plus stints as the public address announcer for the NBA's ATLANTA HAWKS and SEATTLE SUPERSONICS (now the OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER) and as head of his own production company, GREAT RADIO AND COMMUNICATIONS IMAGING, INC.
He fills the slot left vacant by MARSHALL ADAMS' departure in DECEMBER.
In addition, APD/Exec. Producer P.J. KUMANCHIK has been named News Director at KDKA, and part-time reporter JOE DESTIO has been upped to full-time afternoon reporter-anchor.