Mark Adams Named PD At KIOI, KYLD
October 20, 2014 at 10:42 AM (PT)
iHEARTMEDIA/SAN FRANCISCO has named MARK ADAMS PD for Hot AC KIOI (STAR 101.3) and Top 40/Rhythmic KYLD (WiLD 94.9) Previously, ADAMS was VP/Programming for iHEARTMEDIA/PORTLAND.
"I'm thrilled to have MARK return to the BAY AREA and lead these two legendary stations," iHEARTMEDIA/SAN FRANCISCO VP/Programming DON PARKER said. "His track record speaks for itself and his prior experience programming in SAN FRANCISCO make him the ideal candidate to take the reins of STAR and WiLD."
"MARK has done a great job increasing our PORTLAND audience in a very short time and has earned this opportunity in San Francisco," iHEARTMEDIA EVP/Programming BRAD HARDIN said. "I have no doubt he will do the same for KIOI and KYLD."
"I’m both excited and grateful for this amazing opportunity. WiLD 94.9 and STAR 101 are both legendary radio stations featuring great talent on the air and behind the scenes. It’s an honor to become part of both stations and help write the next chapter," ADAMS said. "It’s been my long term goal to return to the BAY AREA and I would like to thank DON PARKER, KATIE WILCOX, BRAD HARDIN, as well as HARTLEY ADKINS for their support. I’m looking forward to joining the iHEARTMEDIA/SAN FRANCISCO team and getting to work with both WiLD and STAR."
iHEARTMEDIA/PORTLAND has begun a nationwide search for a VP/Programming.