KIIS-FM Names Beata Czechowski APD/MD
June 17, 2013 at 10:11 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL MEDIA + ENTERTAINMENT Top 40/Mainstream KIIS-FM/LOS ANGELES has appointed BEATA CZECHOWSKI APD/MD, effective JULY 8th. Reporting to CCM+E SVP/Programming and KIIS PD JOHN IVEY, CZECHOWSKI succeeds JULIE PILAT, who is expected to announce her next project shortly.
Starting her career at WLLD/TAMPA in JUNE 1999 as an Intern in the programming department, CZECHOWSKI eventually was promoted to Programming Assistant, MD and APD. In NOVEMBER 2006, she joined JIVE RECORDS (currently RCA RECORDS) as National Dir./Rhythm/Crossover Promotions in LOS ANGELES, with a special focus on Top 40 stations in the SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, LAS VEGAS and ARIZONA.
"I’ve had some great MDs in my career, but I am exhilarated for this new change at KIIS," IVEY said. "BEATA is the perfect complement for me given her history and connections with both sides of the industry. We are so happy to welcome her to the KIIS and CLEAR CHANNEL family. She has much to offer the company and can’t wait to get her started."
"I’m so excited to be starting this new chapter in my life at one of the premier radio stations in the country," CZECHOWSKI said. "Working for KIIS and JOHN IVEY is nothing short of a dream job. As I follow the many great APDs and MDs who have worked with JOHN, I am humbled yet thrilled. KIIS has set the bar high for radio, their staff is innovative and passionate with both its on-air and online product. I look forward to being part of this exceptional team and being able to contribute to its continued success."