KIIS Names Chuey Martinez Late-Night Host
August 24, 2012 at 5:50 PM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL MEDIA + ENTERTAINMENT Top 40 KIIS/LOA ANGELES has named part-time personality CHUEY MARTINEZ as its new late-night host, 10p-2a, effective immediately. He will continue hosting KIIS' weekly SATURDAY Night Dance Party at CLUB DV8, where he broadcasts live from Level 3 in HOLLYWOOD from 10p-2a.
"CHUEY’s energy and natural charisma make him the perfect choice to host this time slot on KIIS," CCM+E VP/Top 40 Programming/KIIS PD JOHN IVEY said. "His genuine love for music and the station is really infectious, and we know he will build a distinct, passionate and loyal audience right away. We are happy to have him as part of our full-time lineup."
"I’m so grateful and excited to have people like JOHN IVEY and JULIE PILAT support me in my radio career," MARTINEZ said. "It’s a true honor to be a part of the station that I grew up listening to and I’m excited to take over the late night slot as a full-timer."