KCJK (X105.1)/Kansas City Names Shawn Quinn Its New Morning Show Host
August 31, 2016 at 4:11 PM (PT)
CUMULUS MEDIA Alternative KCJK (X105.1)/KANSAS CITY names SHAWN QUINN as its new morning host, starting TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6th. QUINN previously was Dir./Programming/morning host at GENX.FM/HAGERSTOWN, MD.
CUMULUS MEDIA/KANSAS CITY Midwest Regional VP/Market Manager DONNA BAKER said, “SHAWN’s tremendous knowledge of the alternative format combined with his ability to entertain and connect with our passionate fans of X105.1 are an exciting step for KANSAS CITY’s Alternative.”
“SHAWN is a true talent who really understands how digital, social and on-air all need to build on each other to create great content and connect with listeners," CUMULUS MEDIA/KANSAS CITY OM and KCJK PD LANCE TIDWELL said. "I am excited to have SHAWN join the incomparable X105.1 team as we build on an already exciting start in KANSAS CITY.”
“I am overwhelmed and honored to be the one to wake up KANSAS CITY on X105.1," QUINN said. "From TROY HANSON and LANCE TIDWELL in programming to DONNA BAKER and the rest of the team, it’s a privilege to work with a group of like-minded professionals that I truly consider friends. I can’t wait to attack the air and some great BBQ in KANSAS CITY!”