KUZZ/Bakersfield Drops The 'Interim' From PD Brent Michaels
June 14, 2016 at 10:27 AM (PT)
OWENS Country KUZZ/BAKERSFIELD interim PD BRENT MICHAELS has been given the nod and officially takes the reins as PD of the station, effective immediately. MICHAELS has been with the company since 2008 and stepped in to the interim PD role after TOM JORDAN stepped down at the end of last YEAR (NET NEWS 12/11/2015).
MICHAELS served as Promotions Asst./part-time personality before being elevated to MD/evenings last APRIL (NET NEWS 4/13/2015). "There are few stations with the reputation and legacy of KUZZ, and I consider it an incredible honor and privilege to serve as PD here," said MICHAELS. OWENS/BAKERSFIELD CEO/GM MEL OWENS echoed, "In the five months BRENT has been acting PD, he has done the job. He deserves the chance to lead KUZZ AM/FM to the next level and beyond. We are very proud of BRENT and the job he has done." Reach out to MICHAELS by phone at (661) 326-1011 or congratulate him via e-mail here.