Gavin Spittle Returns To CBS Radio/Dallas As VP/News-Talk-Sports Programmimg
January 23, 2013 at 11:03 AM (PT)
CBS RADIO is tapping Sports KILT-A (SPORTSRADIO 610)/HOUSTON PD GAVIN SPITTLE to serve as VP/News/Talk/Sports Programming at the company's DALLAS-FORT WORTH cluster, replacing BRUCE GILBERT, who exited recently to join CLEAR CHANNEL. SPITTLE is making a return to the cluster after three-and-a-half years at the HOUSTON station. In DALLAS. SPITTLE, who males the move back on FEBRUARY 4th, will oversee programming at News KRLD-A, Sports KRLD-F (105.3 THE FAN) and TEXAS STATE NETWORKS.
“Under GAVIN's leadership, SPORTSRADIO 610 dominated HOUSTON SportsTalk,” said DALLAS-FORT WORTH SVP BRIAN PURDY. “During his time with the station, ratings among Men 25-54 more than doubled. We’re fortunate to have GAVIN as part of our CBS RADIO family, and we’re looking forward to having him back in DALLAS-FORT WORTH.
“The KRLD call letters -- both on the AM and FM dial -- are close to my heart, so I’m honored to be selected and excited about this awesome opportunity," said. SPITTLE. “I'm looking forward to joining forces with the entire staff at CBS RADIO/DALLAS-FORT WORTH.”