Wilmot Joins Peak/Boise
July 1, 2008 at 7:32 AM (PT)
PEAK BROADCASTING has named former CLEAR CHANNEL Talk KFYI-A and Sports KGME-A (XTRA SPORTS 910)/PHOENIX PD JASON WILMOT as Director of AM Radio Operations for its BOISE cluster. WILMOT will oversee programming at Talk KIDO-A, Talk KFXD-A and the PEAK BOISE STATE UNIVERSITY RADIO NETWORK. His experience includes programming CLEAR CHANNEL's SALT LAKE CITY Talk stations.
PEAK BOISE SVP/Market Manager KEVIN GODWIN noted, "This newly created position underscores PEAK BROADCASTING's commitment to our News, Talk, and Sports initiatives in the TREASURE VALLEY. JASON's extensive experience in spoken word radio formats, play-by-play and community service, in every case, has achieved impressive results. We look forward to JASON's contributions to our already talented lineup of talk show hosts, radio journalists, and sports reporters." "In addition, he will direct PEAK's fast growing online initiative and sports network operations."
WILMOT added, "BOISE and PEAK BROADCASTING offer tremendous growth opportunities. I am enthusiastically looking forward to being a part of this special community. For over 80 years, 580 KIDO, and IDAHO's first radio station, All Talk 63 KFXD have been the TREASURE VALLEY's heritage radio brands featuring local news, traffic , weather information, legendary personalities, as well as the great sports platform of BOISE STATE. My expectation is to further enhance these benchmarks and grow both brands, on-air and online."