KRMG Move Dan Potter Into Mornings
November 5, 2012 at 10:49 AM (PT)
After COX MEDIA GROUP Talk WDBO-A-F/ORLANDO snared sister Talk KRTG/TULSA morning news host JOE KELLY to succeed the retiring JIM TURNER in mornings (NET NEWS, 10/29), KRMG promoted from within, moving afternoon host DAN POTTER into the morning slot. POTTER’s first day in mornings will be MONDAY, NOV. 19th.
"We didn’t have to look very far to find a new host to lead KRMG’s morning news program," KRMG PD LEVI MAY said. "We are very excited about the opportunity to promote from within, and DAN POTTER brings his outstanding talent to mornings, and will further grow our listening audience." noting that
"Under JOE KELLEY’s leadership, the KRMG Morning News has become the single most important morning show in oKLAHOMA, both in terms of content and listenership," POTTER said. "I hope to continue the growth JOE started and to attract new listeners to the show. I am humbled, honored and very excited for this opportunity. I anchored newscasts on a similar morning show in DALLAS-FORT WORTH for over 15 years and am constantly impressed by KRMG’s commitment to covering breaking news better than anyone. You could take this newsroom and this product and put it in any major market in the country and be competitive."
KRMG is dedicated to being TULSA’s #1 station for news, weather, and traffic and we will always remain committed to that pledge," added MAY.