John Roberts Slides To Tyler, TX As OM For Townsquare Media
October 18, 2016 at 12:38 PM (PT)
JOHN ROBERTS has been hired by TOWNSQUARE MEDIA/TYLER-LONGVIEW, TX as the new OM for Country KNUE, Hot AC KTYL (MIX 93.1), Urban AC KISX (HOT 107.3 JAMZ), and Classic Rock KKTX. ROBERTS will be PD at KNUE and KKTX; he was most recently PD at SCRIPPS Top 40 KHTT (106.9 K-HITS)/TULSA (NET NEWS 8/11).
ROBERTS remarked, "It feels terrific to be back in TEXAS again! I love the vibe in the TYLER building -- what a great group of pros on staff here. And TOWNSQUARE's vision is right on point for radio, online and events in 2016. Thanks to KURT JOHNSON, TODD LAWLEY, & JOHNNY LATHROP for the opportunity to join this team."
TOWNSQUARE SVP/Programming KURT JOHNSON commented, "JOHN's a seasoned pro with a great understanding of TEXAS markets. Glad to have him leading the programming charge for us in EAST TEXAS."