iHeartMedia/Tucson Names Dave Adams SVP/Programming
October 4, 2016 at 9:19 AM (PT)
iHEARTMEDIA has tapped DAVE ADAMS as SVP/Programming for the TUCSON market, effective OCTOBER 24th. ADAMS will work closely with PDs, on-air personalities, and sales to oversee on-air, digital, and music programming for the radio station brands including Country KYWD, Hot AC KMIY, Top 40 KRQQ, Top 40 KOHT, News-Talk KNST-A, News-Talk KTZR-A, and Spanish KXEW-A, and their local events. He will report to Market Pres. CARL ANDERSON and Area SVP/Programming PAUL KELLEY.
“It will be my honor to lead the amazing team in TUCSON, which is one of the best in the industry,” said ADAMS. “I can’t wait to build on the tremendous success that they’ve had to this point and continue to take the market to new heights.” ANDERSON shared, "We are excited to add another strong leader to iHEARTMEDIA/TUCSON. DAVE brings with him a deep understanding of multi-platform brand execution and strategic programming expertise.”
"DAVE has a strong track record of identifying and developing talent, and will be a tremendous asset" said KELLEY. "He has the right experience and demeanor to lead our TUCSON team and our powerful brands." EVP/Programming STEVE GEOFFERIES echoed, “What a great hire for the ARIZONA Region and the TUCSON market. Experience, steady hand, and a history of success. I’m looking forward to getting DAVE to TUCSON."