Brian Long Named APD At 710 ESPN/L.A.
July 18, 2007 at 5:43 AM (PT)
ESPN Sports KSPN-A (710 ESPN)/LOS ANGELES taps MORRIS MEDIA Talk KNWZ-A-Sports KXPS-A (THE TEAM 1010)-Spanish Sports KFUT-A (ESPN DEPORTES)/PALM SPRINGS PD BRIAN LONG as APD. LONG's experience includes two stints at KXPS, both as PD and on-air host, plus Talk KMBZ-A and Talk KCMO-A/KANSAS CITY and Talk KGEO-A/BAKERSFIELD.
"BRIAN is a hidden programming jewel in the desert," said 710 ESPN PD LARRY GIFFORD. "I look forward to taking advantage of his experience and leadership skills to continue the evolution of 710 ESPN. It’s exciting to have him as part of our team."
"I am honored and excited to be chosen to join the exclusive group of sports broadcasters that LARRY GIFFORD and General Manager BOB KOONTZ have assembled here at 710 ESPN," said LONG. "The ESPN RADIO brand is the unquestionable gold standard in the industry, and to be a part of its direction and future in the LOS ANGELES market is nothing short of a dream come true."