KUPL PD Johnny Paul Shakes Up The Lineup Card And Hires Leela K.
July 19, 2007 at 9:18 AM (PT)
CBS RADIO Country KUPL (COUNTRY 98-7)/PORTLAND has hired radio veteran LEELA K for afternoons. LEELA has worked at KYKX/LONGVIEW, TX and WSOC/CHARLOTTE, among other stops. At WSOC she worked on the JEFF ROPER morning show before becoming Public Affairs Dir.
Said PD JOHNNY PAUL about the hire: "LEELA is an engaging personality and brings a ton of enthusiasm to KUPL. Her varied experiences in the entertainment world and passion for Country music will enable her to really connect with our community."
With former night queen CAROL BACHELOR joining the morning show as news anchor, the KUPL lineup rounds out like this:
5:30-10a LEE & ALANA, JIM E. & EARTHQUAKE JAKE
10a-2p RICK 'BUBBA' TAYLOR
2p-7p LEELA K with DANNY DWYER (traffic)
7p-12mid SMOKEY WOODS