Tim Lewis Joins WJBC As PD/Afternoon Host
September 16, 2014 at 6:19 AM (PT)
RIVERBEND COMMUNICATIONS News-Talk KBLY-A/IDAHO FALLS PD/host TIM LEWIS is joining CUMULUS News-Talk WJBC-A/BLOOMINGTON, IL as PD/afternoon host. LEWIS has an extensive resumé as a Sports and News-Talk host, newsman, and programmer, working at stations like KSL-A/SALT LAKE CITY, WLW-A/CINCINNATI, and KOA-A/DENVER, where he won two MURROW AWARDS. He also hosted a national sports show on ONE ON ONE SPORTS (now YAHOO! SPORTS RADIO).
CUMULUS EVP/Programming and Content JOHN DICKEY said, “TIM LEWIS’ long and diverse experience in spoken-word radio make him the perfect choice to lead the remarkable WJBC programming team and guide the station to even greater success.”
LEWIS said, “I’m incredibly humbled at the opportunity to come to CUMULUS MEDIA and help direct the operations at such a heritage station like WJBC. So much history in the building, and close to 90-years of quality radio. I am eager to hit the ground running and continue to bring the listeners in CENTRAL ILLINOIS great talk and the best sports coverage. I welcome the challenge of maintaining the quality of the past, and pressing forward boldly.”