KHMX Names Bob Neumann PD - Jay Styles Named Interim PD At WSJT
May 3, 2012 at 6:31 PM (PT)
CBS RADIO Hot AC KHMX (MIX 96.5)/HOUSTON has named sister Hot AC WSJT (PLAY 98.7)/TAMPA PD BOB NEUMANN for PD duties. NEUMANN starts with MIX 96.5 on MONDAY (MAY 14th) and replaces TRACY AUSTIN who left the station in FEBRUARY.
In addition to PLAY 98.7, BOB NEUMANN's programming experience includes stops at WRMF/WEST PALM BEACH, WWDC/WASHINGTON D.C. and WMMS/CLEVELAND.
BOB NEUMANN tells ALL ACCESS, "I can’t wait to get to HOUSTON and join VP Programming MARK ADAMS, VP Market Manager SARAH FRAZIER and the CBS team there! MIX is one of AMERICA’s great heritage Hot AC stations, and I’m honored to accept the position."
According to CBS RADIO VP/Programming MARK ADAMS, "Our MIX team and I had a great time meeting with BOB in HOUSTON. His energy and enthusiasm are contagious. He brought a great collection of programming, promotion, and marketing ideas for the station with him and offered a number of compelling insights about the station and market. BOB understands and loves the Hot AC format, is an effective talent coach, and has the drive to win. We have a great group of stations and the addition of BOB strengthens not only MIX but our entire CBS/HOUSTON team. We’re excited for him to get started."
CBS RADIO/TAMPA SVP/Market Mgr BENJAMEN HILL added, "I have long been a fan of BOB’s talent and am happy to see him assume increased responsibility with our company."
Back at PLAY 98.7, night talent JAY STYLES steps in for Interim PD duties. STYLES started his radio career as Asst. MD/nights at WPXY/ROCHESTER, NY and was previously MD at WAPE/JACKSONVILLE, FL. JAY also did mornings at WABB/MOBILE and also spent time at WHZT (HOT 98.1)GREENVILLE, SC; and WJJS (JAMMIN JJS)/ROANOKE, VA. Reach out to JAY at jaystyles@play987com.