Lance Tidwell Named iHeartMedia/San Antonio SVPP; PD At KAJA
August 4, 2015 at 9:27 AM (PT)
ALL ACCESS has learned that iHEARTMEDIA/TUCSON OM LANCE TIDWELL has been named SVPP for the company's SAN ANTONIO cluster with day-to-day PD responsibilities for Country KAJA, effective MONDAY, AUGUST 17th. He succeeds DON GOSSELIN as KAJA PD; GOSSELIN exited the station in MAY (NET NEWS 5/21). TIDWELL was named OM for iHEARTMEDIA/TUCSON in APRIL 2013 (NET NEWS 4/26/13), after serving as PD for Country WWYZ/HARTFORD for almost four years (NET NEWS 7/14/09).
Other stops include ENTERCOM Country KKWF/SEATTLE, and then-CITADEL Country WGKX/MEMPHIS and KQFC/BOISE, ID. “Grateful to Market President MARLENE TREVINO and iHEARTMEDIA EVPO BRAD HARDIN for the chance to work with these great brands and team in SAN ANTONIO," shared TIDWELL. "[I] can’t wait to get started and I already got my SPURS T-Shirt!” Congratulate TIDWELL here.
"I am extremely pleased to welcome LANCE to the IHEARTMEDIA/SAN ANTONIO family," said iHEARTMEDIA EVP/Programming, Major Markets. "TIDWELL is a strong talent and has had much success in his tenure with IHEARTMEDIA. His programming acumen and depth of experience will allow him to ramp up quickly and build immediate relationships with the programming and sales team."
Added SAN ANTONIO Market president MARLENE TREVINO "I am excited that our SAN ANTONIO market¹s programming operations will be led by TIDWELL. He understands our company¹s vision to be innovative with every move. LANCE¹s experience collaborating with programming and sales teams will provide us and our partners with unbeatable forward momentum in the continued evolution of our brands in the SAN ANTONIO market."