Talus Knight Named PD At KKND
October 28, 2014 at 4:42 AM (PT)
CUMULUS Top 40/Rhythmic KKND (POWER 102.9)/NEW ORLEANS adds TALUS KNIGHT as PD/afternoon host. KNIGHT moves to KKND from MURRAY COMMUNICATIONS Urban WFXM (POWER 1071.)/MACON, GA.
VP/Market Manager SUSAN LUCCHESI said, “TALUS is a great addition to POWER 102.9/NEW ORLEANS. His knowledge and leadership skills will add energy and excitement to this powerful station. We are very fortunate to have him on board.”
Corporate PD/Urban MAURICE DEVOE said, “TALUS's passion for the business, knowledge of the culture and lifestyle for this format, leadership skills, and digital content expertise make him the perfect choice for PD and afternoon on-air personality at POWER 102.9/NEW ORLEANS. We are happy to have him join our CUMULUS family and I look forward to working with him.”
KNIGHT said, “I would like to thank Market Manager SUSAN LUCCHESI and Corporate PD MAURICE DEVOE for this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to program a station like KKND (POWER 102.9) in one of the most original cities in the world. I look forward to continuing to build a brand that will reflect the energy and the authenticity of the NEW ORLEANS-METAIRIE-KENNER metro area.”