Pedro Escalera Named PD At Latino 102.7; Agustin Alcarado Also Rises At Emmis/Austin
March 16, 2015 at 8:42 AM (PT)
PEDRO ESCALERA has been named PD of EMMIS Spanish Top 40 KLZT-HD2/K274AX (LATINO 102.7)/AUSTIN.
VP/Programming & Operations CHASE RUPE tells ALL ACCESS, "PEDRO has been a valuable member of our EMMIS/AUSTIN team since we launched Regional Mexican KLZT (107.1 LA Z) in 2009. He also served as PD of COMEDY 102.7, and has held various programming positions on and off-air with our Spanish-language properties. PEDRO brings a level of energy and enthusiasm to our already capable and talented team on Latino -- and we’re excited to have him onboard in his new role."
RIPE adds, "Concurrently, I am also pleased to announce AGUSTIN ALVARADO has been named Production Dir. of our Spanish-language stations, in addition to being named APD/MD for LATINO 102.7. AGUSTIN has proven himself an extremely valuable member of our programming team and has done an outstanding job handling the day-to-day programming duties for Latino for the past two-and-a-half months."