Dave Darus Named GM/Talent Buyer Of KTAOS, Related Companies
April 11, 2014 at 9:41 AM (PT)
DAVE DARUS, longtime music industry executive, has been named GM and Talent Buyer of KTAO (SOLAR RADIO KTAOS 101.9FM), KLNN (LUNA 103.7FM and the KTAOS SOLAR CENTER. DARUS' appointment was made by owner KATHERINE SPEIRS,
"DAVE is already doing a phenomenal job and has turned things around here for the better in just over a month," said SPEIRS. "We are so lucky to have him -- he gets our community-oriented attitude, which is what we are all about, and that's important. His 25-plus years of experience is a huge asset and the goals we have set for the future are already being developed."
"After many years of traveling with artists through radio stations in every market in the country, KTAOS has captured my heart like no other," said DARUS. "I'm extremely proud to join KATIE's team! She has entrusted us to carry on a rich history of music and community, and also to bring solar powered radio into the future. I look forward to welcoming artists in to join BRAD HOCKMEYER or PADDY MAC on air, and then to see them perform at the KTAOS SOLAR CENTER BAR & RESTAURANT -- whether indoors or outdoors. It's a pleasure to be part of this warm, intelligent and welcoming team."
DARUS is currently scheduling artists for the summer outdoor concert season, which begins in JUNE.