Josh Leng Named PD At KNST
May 9, 2008 at 4:39 PM (PT)
Veteran talk radio producer JOSH LENG joins CLEAR CHANNEL Talk KNST-A/TUCSON as PD, effective JUNE 2nd. LENG started under PHIL TOWER at CLEAR CHANNEL Talk WOOD-A and WTKG-A/GRAND RAPIDS, moving on to produce at sister Talk KFI-A and KTLK-A/LOS ANGELES and HEARST Talk WBAL-A/BALTIMORE, while continuing to support WOOD's website. He has also produced imaging for the CIGAR DAVE and ED SCHULTZ syndicated shows.
"I'm beyond thrilled at the opportunity to work with the team at News/Talk 790 KNST and CLEAR CHANNEL TUCSON," says LENG. "During my market visit, I was thoroughly impressed with the team Market VP DEBBIE WAGNER has assembled in TUCSON. It really was the people at CLEAR CHANNEL/TUCSON who convinced me this was the right career move for myself and my family. It is my promise that KNST will remain committed to serving everyone in TUCSON and SOUTHERN ARIZONA with the best in timely, relevant, and informative Talk radio entertainment."
WAGNER added, "We are excited to welcome JOSH LENG to our CLEAR CHANNEL/TUCSON team as PD of News/Talk 790 KNST. His knowledge and passion for the News/Talk format as well as the TUCSON market will allow us to build on our dominant format position and continue to serve our loyal listeners and the entire TUCSON community."
OM TIM RICHARDS said, "We are very fortunate to work with JOSH. His insight, vision and passion are exactly what we wanted in a program director for KNST."