KKPK Puts Jolana Leigh Smith In Afternoon Drive
July 24, 2014 at 10:51 AM (PT)
As tipped here last week (NET NEWS, 7/18), CUMULUS AC KKPK (92-9 PEAK FM)/COLORADO SPRINGS adds JOLANA LEIGH SMITH for afternoon drive. The former PD for CUMULUS AC WFAS and News/Talk WFAS-A/WESTCHESTER, NY will work closely with OM/PD BOBBY IRWIN in the programming department.
"We are assembling the best programmers in the business," SVP/Programming MIKE MCVAY said. "JOLANA is such a talent and we were lucky to be able transfer her within CUMULUS. She is a part of the next generation of winning PDs."
"I'm excited about the impact JOLANA will have on PEAK FM and our listeners," OM/PD BOBBY IRWIN said. " We're blessed to have some amazing talent within CUMULUS, and I'm glad she could make the move to light up our airwaves and hallways!"
"I'm literally analyzing my life to figure out what I did so right to be so fortunate to work with the most progressive ... competitive ... supportive ... encouraging ... sensational & fun programming team leading radio today!," SMITH said. "MIKE MCVAY and EMILY BOLDON, thank you! You two are such rock star radio genius' cultivating optimism and inspiration at every turn, and to now add BOBBY IRWIN as my OM/PD is a long-awaited goal! BOBBY, I'm so beyond blessed to have a programmer of your unsurpassable caliber and arguably one of the absolute distinguished in the business believing in me. You are awe-inspiring & getting to work closely with you is a total pinch me moment!"