KHTN's Stone Named PD At KFAT
June 29, 2006 at 10:30 AM (PT)
Former BUCKLEY RADIO Top 40/Rhythmic KHTN (HOT 104-7)/MODESTO-MERCED APD/Promotions Dir./morning co-host DREW STONE has been named PD at NEW NORTHWEST Top 40/Rhythmic KFAT/ANCHORAGE. STONE is also Country KUBB/MERCED's Promotions Dir. STONE takes over the reins from JERMAINE "JIGGAJAY" WAGNER, who has stepped down from the PD position but will continue doing afternoons on KFAT.
STONE is on his second tour with KHTN and KUBB. Prior to rejoining KHTN in JANUARY 2002, STONE was with KRQQ-KOHT/TUCSON and started his career with KWIN-KWNN/STOCKTON.
NEW NORTHWEST/ANCHORAGE GM TOM OAKES commented on the hiring of STONE saying, "I believe that DREW has what it takes to help lead KFAT to new levels of performance. His experience in promotions, understanding of what’s needed to help the bottom line and his knowledge of the format will help continue the drive to great success that JERMAINE started.
STONE takes over the PD chair at KFAT on JULY 5.