Ellen K Gets A New Deal At KIIS
October 17, 2012 at 4:23 AM (PT)
CCM+E Top 40 KIIS/LOS ANGELES has signed a contract extension for morning personality ELLEN K through 2015. ELLEN K, currently the co-host of the ON-AIR WITH RYAN SEACREST morning show, started her long tenure at KIIS in APRIL of 1990. In MAY of this year, she received a star on THE HOLLYWOOD WALK OF FAME to honor her extensive radio career, making her the first woman to receive that award as an individual for FM entertainment radio.
"ELLEN is a total pro," said SVP/Programming JOHN IVEY. "She is genuine, honest and compassionate on the air and off, making her relatable to the audience and adored by the staff and management alike. We love ELLEN and we are thrilled she's extended her commitment to KIIS."
"I can't imagine my mornings beginning with anyone else but ELLEN K, as she's the consummate co-host, " said RYAN SEACREST. "She is wicked smart, funny, and cares about people. She's amazing in her zeal and professionalism, and I'm excited she’s extending her time at KIIS."
ELLEN K said, "My romance with KIIS, RYAN SEACREST and CLEAR CHANNEL continues. I am grateful to them for having me, and I am so excited for the chance to hang out with the KIIS listeners and share their lives for a few more years!"