Kelly Carls Sets August Retirement From iHeartMedia/Louisville
April 7, 2016 at 10:45 AM (PT)
After 18 years at iHEARTMEDIA News-Talk WHAS-A/LOUISVILLE and the company's LOUISVILLE cluster, PD KELLY CARLS is retiring in AUGUST, the company announced TODAY (4/7). CARLS joined WHAS in APRIL 1998 as PD and, over the years, served as OM, Regional SVP/Programming, and National News/Talk Brand Manager.
“I have been working since the age of 16. Now, I’m ready to relax and have some fun,” said CARLS. “I am very grateful to iHEARTMEDIA for their support and thank all the wonderful people I have been privileged to work with over the years.”
“KELLY CARLS has helped lead iHEARTMEDIA/LOUISVILLE through many successful years,” said KENTUCKY-INDIANA Region Pres. EARL JONES. “He has a keen understanding of the broadcast industry and has skillfully guided our stations through an ever-changing radio landscape. We will miss him tremendously, but wish him the best in his well-earned retirement.”