WWHT Names 'Kobe' PD
March 10, 2015 at 1:34 PM (PT)
Veteran radio on-air personality and programmer “KOBE” FARGO has been named PD of iHEARTMEDIA Top 40 WWHT (HOT 107.9)/SYRACUSE. He starts on MONDAY, MARCH 16th.
KOBE comes from CBS RADIO Adult Top 40 WBZZ (100.7 STAR)/PITTSBURGH where he had been on-air since 2014. Prior to that, KOBE worked at WAPE/JACKSONVILLE; WPUP and WGMG/ATHENS, GA; WBZW PITTSBURGH; WLDI/WEST PALM BEACH; WIHB/CHARLESTON and WFBC/GREENVILLE.
"I am absolutely thrilled to be joining HOT 107.9 and the iHEARTMEDIA family," KOBE commented. "I always loved listening to HOT 107.9 when I lived in ROCHESTER and would travel to SYRACUSE. To be named PD of such a successful brand is an honor. iHEARTMEDIA SYRACUSE has a great team, and I can't wait to get started!"
“We are proud to add KOBE to our incredible team of talented programmers at iHEARTMEDIA SYRACUSE," iHEARTMEDIA Market Pres. RICK YACOBUSH added. "His passion for the music, excitement for the audience, and energy to win will keep HOT 107.9 a driving force in the market.”