CBS Radio/Houston Names Charese Fruge VP/Programming & OM
April 23, 2015 at 12:50 PM (PT)
CBS RADIO/LAS VEGAS VP/Programming CHARESE FRUGE has been named VP/Programming and OM for its six stations in the HOUSTON market. The appointment is effective as of MONDAY, MAY 4th.
FRUGE will serve as PD for Hot AC KHMX (MIX 96.5), and Top 40 KKHH (HOT 95-7), as well as oversee Country KILT (100.3 THE BULL), KLOL (MEGA 101) and Sports stations KIKK-A and KILT-A. CBS RADIO VP/Programming BRUCE LOGAN retains his title and will continue to serve as PD for Country KILT.
“CHARESE is a talented programmer and leader,” CBS RADIO/HOUSTON SVP/Market Manager SARAH FRAZIER said. “Her longstanding relationships in the music industry, passion for radio, and ability to create special experiences for the listener are an integral part of why she’s such a great fit for HOUSTON. We are thrilled to have her join the HOUSTON team, as we continue to grow and build upon our brands under her guidance.”
“This role is the opportunity of a lifetime and a chance to finally be back in the South,” said FRUGE. “I’m honored, and looking forward to working with BRUCE LOGAN and the HOUSTON team to help take these amazing brands to the next level. I have made lifelong friends and memories in LAS VEGAS and appreciate them always making me look good.”