Former KPLN/Billings Hosts Sue Connoisseur Media
March 18, 2015 at 7:11 AM (PT)
The BILLINGS GAZETTE is reporting that former CONNOISSEUR MEDIA Modern AC KPLN (PLANET 106.7)/BILLINGS, MT morning hosts MICHAEL FOTH and KAITLYN STRYJEWSKI are suing CONNOISSEUR for interfering with their planned move to crosstown TOWNSQUARE MEDIA Top 40 KKBR (POP CRUSH 97.1).
The suit alleges that after the hosts exited KPLN on JANUARY 21st, CONNOISSEUR contacted TOWNSQUARE to discuss "the negatives of hiring each other’s company’s employees," after which the hiring was called off. FOTH and STRYJEWSKI are seeking $1 million in damages.