KKDA Re-Ups DeDe McGuire For 3 More Years
January 13, 2015 at 4:02 AM (PT)
SERVICE BROADCASTING Urban KKDA (K-104)/DALLAS has re-inked DEDE MCGUIRE for three more years. With the new deal, MCGUIRE will exclusively work for SERVICE and launch new initiatives to grow the 'DEDE IN THE MORNING' show and her brand.
Dir./Operations GEORGE 'GEO' COOK said, "DEDE MCGUIRE is an innovative and influential personality with an inventive approach to content creation. She continues to evolve as an entertainer who possesses an uncanny connection with her listeners and fans, along with the dynamic ability to drive superior results for our clients and partners. Nobody does it in DALLAS, or anywhere on the planet like DEDE IN THE MORNING."
MCGUIRE added, "All I know is that I am grateful owner HYMEN CHILDS, Dir./Operations GEORGE 'GEO' COOK, and the late MICHAEL ERICKSON believed in me and took a chance on giving me my own morning show. It's an honor and dream position. I'm so blessed and grateful for the opportunity to strengthen and expand my relationship with the DALLAS-FORT WORTH communities and SERVICE BROADCASTING family."
DEDE initially joined the morning show in 2009 as co-host with two other personalities before moving to the anchor position. Her career stops include CHICAGO and PHILADELPHIA. This past FALL, she resigned her co-host position with the syndicated DOUG BANKS RADIO SHOW. (NET NEWS 10/31/2014)