iHeartMedia Names Brian Gann Regional SVP Programming For Central Texas
November 4, 2016 at 1:02 PM (PT)
BRIAN GANN has been promoted to SVP/Regional Programming for iHEARTMEDIA's Central TEXAS Region, effective immediately. The region includes Country KASE/AUSTIN, Top 40 KHFI (KISS FM)/AUSTIN and News/Talk WOAI -- and produces events including 97.3 KJ’s Star Party, AM 1300 THE ZONE’s TEXAS Tailgate Zone, and 96.7 KISS FM’s High School Invasion.
GANN will oversee all on-air content as well as music and digital programming for iHEARTMEDIA’s 15 radio station brands in the AUSTIN and SAN ANTONIO regions. He will work closely with Program Directors and on-air personalities from each market and will report to iHEARTMEDIA EVP/Programming TONY COLES; GANN will be based out of SAN ANTONIO. Previously GANN served as the PD for the spoken word formats in iHEARTMEDIA’s Central TEXAS Region and oversaw WOAI and KTKR-AM in SAN ANTONIO, plus KVET-AM in AUSTIN. He has worked for iHEARTMEDIA since NOVEMBER 2014.
Commented GANN, “I am thrilled to have the opportunity to program some of the leading radio station brands in Central TEXAS. Great things are happening for iHEARTMEDIA in AUSTIN and SAN ANTONIO, and I am humbled to be a part of it.”
Added iHEARTMEDIA Region President Central TEXAS BREEANNA MALIK, "I am delighted to have BRIAN take over the Central TEXAS Region cluster of stations. He has a proven track record during his time with iHEART, and I couldn’t be happier knowing he will lead our station brands to success.”