Kris Daniels Named PD At KCYE
August 5, 2013 at 7:38 AM (PT)
SUMMIT MEDIA Country WQNU/LOUISVILLE MD/morning personality KRIS DANIELS has been named PD/mornings at BEASLEY Country KCYE/LAS VEGAS. She succeeds JUSTIN CHASE, who was promoted to VP/Programming for the company in JUNE (NET NEWS 6/19).
DANIELS joined WQNU in for mornings in 2008, later adding MD stripes. Her radio career includes stops in TUCSON, FRESNO and BAKERSFIELD. DANIELS' father is Country Radio Hall of Famer LARRY DANIELS, who programmed KNIX/PHOENIX for three decades.
KRIS' final day at WQNU will be THURSDAY, AUGUST 15th, Send congrats on her new gig here.
SUMMIT/LOUISVILLE OM SHANE COLLINS tells ALL ACCESS, “KRIS has been an enormous part of the brand we’ve built here with Q103.1 … There’s not much in VEGAS that’s a safe bet, but I’d certainly bet on KRIS to win. This is a great career move for her, and more importantly a great move for her family; we wish her all the best.”
COLLINS will assume music responsibilities for now but has not set call times.
WQNU morning co-host DIAZ will handle wakeups solo while the search for DANIELS’ successor is on. COLLINS asks candidates to send audio and resume material with subject line Q mornings here.