Jon Reed Announces Retirement
April 3, 2007 at 8:52 AM (PT)
FREE LANCE-STAR Country WFLS/FREDERICKSBURG PD JON REED has announced he will retire at the end of APRIL after 46 years in biz. REED got his start as the 7p-midnight guy at Top 40 WGEZ/DELOITE, WI and then made stops in such markets as DENVER, NEW ORLEANS, PROVIDENCE, DAYTONA BEACH and JACKSONVILLE. In 1974 he went to work for KAYQ/KANSAS CITY that eventually flipped to Country, marking his first foray into the format.
In DECEMBER 1978, REED settled in at Country WONE/DAYTON, OH where he stayed until NOVEMBER 1993 when he made the move to WFLS. REED's last day in the office will be MONDAY, APRIL 30, and no word has been given regarding his replacement.