iHeartMedia/Omaha Ups Erik Johnson To SVP/Progamming
April 13, 2016 at 9:20 AM (PT)
iHEARTMEDIA/OMAHA has upped Country KXKT PD ERIK JOHNSON to SVP/Programming, effective immediately. In the new role, JOHNSON will oversee broadcast and digital platforms for the six-station cluster. He will continue as PD of the cluster's KGOR, KISO, and KISO-HD2 and retains afternoon drive on-air duties for KXKT. Reach out to JOHNSON here.
"ERIK has been very successful as the PD for OMAHA's brands, and I know he will take all of our brands to a new level as the SVP/Programming for iHEARTMEDIA/OMAHA," said iHEARTMEDIA/OMAHA Region Pres. TAYLOR WALET.
Concurrently, KXKT MD HOSS MICHAELS has been promoted to PD for both KXKT and Classic Country sister KFFF. Congratulate MICHAELS here. MICHAELS will retain midday duties on KXKT; RITCH CASSIDY will become a full-time on-air personality for KFFF handling mornings.