Jose Gadea Named PD For iHeartMedia's La Preciosa Network
December 1, 2016 at 4:00 AM (PT)
JOSE GADEA has been named PD for iHEARTMEDIA's LA PRECIOSA NETWORK and will also oversee Regional Mexican KFSO (LA PRECIOSA 92.9)/FRESNO, the network's flagship.
GADEA, most recently PD and morning host at UNIRADIO Regional Mexican XHTY (997 LA INVASORA)/TIJUANA-SAN DIEGO and a veteran PD at stations like EMMIS Regional Mexican KLZT (LA Z)/AUSTIN and KLNV (LA NUEVA 106.5)-KLQV (K-LOVE 102.9)/SAN DIEGO and host at XHKY (FIESTA MEXICANA), and XHLTN (RADIO LATINA)/SAN DIEGO and KSOL/SAN FRANCISCO, will report to LA PRECIOSA GM and iHEARTMEDIA CENTRAL CALIFORNIA Area President JEFF NEGRETE.
NEGRETE said, "JOSE is the ideal leader for the LA PRECIOSA NETWORK. He is strategic, a perpetual student of our business and has displayed expertise in the communities he has worked, including LOS ANGELES, SAN FRANCISCO, SAN DIEGO AND FRESNO. Under JOSE's leadership, LA PRECIOSA will be strengthened with the best programming and content available. He is a winner."
"It is an honor and a great opportunity for me to join iHEARTMEDIA as Program Director for the LA PRECIOSA NETWORK,” said GADEA. I look forward to working with JEFF NEGRETE and Area Senior Vice President of Programming STEVE WEED, and putting my more than 25 years of experience into serving the Hispanic community and growing LA PRECIOSA's position in the Hispanic marketplace."