Alan Furst Named PD At KMBZ/Kansas City
February 8, 2016 at 12:15 PM (PT)
ENTERCOM News-Talk KMBZ-F and News-Tak KMBZ-A (TALK 980)/KANSAS CITY has named former RADIO ONE News KROI (NEWS 92 FM)/HOUSTON and EMMIS News-Talk WIBC/INDIANAPOLIS PD ALAN FURST as PD, effective next MONDAY (2/15).
FURST, whose experience also includes a stint as PD at WLW-A/CINCINNATI, executive PD positions handling Country and Talk stations at NEWCITY COMMUNICATIONS and GULFSTAR/CAPSTAR/CLEAR CHANNEL, OM at iHEARTMEDIA Country KAJA (KJ97) and Top 40 KXXM (MIX 96)/SAN ANTONIO, and serving as Group PD at AUSTRALIAN RADIO NETWORK, replaces JACK LANDRETH, who recently exited the stations.
“We are very pleased to welcome ALAN to ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY,” said VPMarket Manager DAVE ALPERT. “ALAN brings with him a wealth of experience. He possess a passion for the on air product and a passion for winning.”
“I’m very excited to join one of the truly great news talk brands, KMBZ,” said FURST. “Thanks to DAVE ALPERT and PAT PATON for the opportunity to be part of the outstanding staff at ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY. I look forward to helping both stations continue to grow.”