Jackson Blue To Hot 96.9 In Boston
January 6, 2014 at 2:33 PM (PT)
GREATER MEDIA Rhythmic AC WBQT (HOT 96.9 FM)/BOSTON inks JACKSON BLUE for afternoons. BLUE was most recently at crosstown CCM+E Top 40/Mainstream WXKS (KISS 108)/BOSTON as its evening host. BLUE also hosts two syndicated national shows through UNITED STATIONS, PARTY PLAYHOUSE and CELEBRITY TOP 10 COUNTDOWN. Both shows can be heard on over 40 stations across the country.
In a press release, GREATER MEDIA/BOSTON Dir./Programming CADILLAC JACK commented, "GREATER MEDIA BOSTON remains committed to attracting our industry's 'A' talent. The addition of a compelling personality like JACKSON BLUE clearly reaffirms that. When presented with multiple opportunities as to where he wanted to grow his career, I'm thrilled JACKSON chose HOT 96.9 and I'm very confident that our listeners will be as well."
BLUE added, "I am so excited to be joining the GREATER MEDIA family. I have been listening to HOT 96.9 since it signed on and it really has brought a shot of excitement to BOSTON radio. I'm also very happy to get the opportunity to work with CADILLAC JACK again. He hired me in BOSTON nine years ago and is a brilliant guy. Big thanks to CADILLAC, Market Manager ROB WILLIAMS, and GREATER MEDIA Chairman/CEO PETER SMYTH. I can't wait to get going and help continue the growth of HOT 96.9 in BOSTON!"