Jimmy Steele Named PD At KHTS
November 17, 2005 at 4:00 PM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL Top 40 KHTS (CHANNEL 933)/SAN DIEGO has selected veteran programmer JIMMY STEELE as its new PD. STEELE recently was PD at ENTERCOM Top 40 WKSE/BUFFALO, and has a string of programming successes at sister CC Top 40s WNCI/COLUMBUS, WRVW (107.5 THE RIVER)/NASHVILLE, and WZEE (Z104)/MADISON. He replaces DIANA LAIRD.
STEELE said, "It's with great excitement and enthusiasm that I've been asked to join the CHANNEL 933 family. I'm honored to be joining one of the best and most passionate teams in radio broadcasting.I've had great respect for RVPP/SAN DIEGO JIM RICHARDS, and Senior VP/Programming MICHAEL MARTIN for a long time, along with VP/Market Manager BOB BOLINGER, who has a strong and successful history in the SAN DIEGO market. I want to say ‘thank you’ to CLEAR CHANNEL SAN DIEGO for the opportunity to lead the talented and passionate CHANNEL 933 product team into the future."
"The CHANNEL 933 PD job is a very coveted position. We received a tremedous amount of interest from extremely talented programmers across the nation," said RICHARDS. "We’re very honored to have JIMMY as part of our team."