Clear Channel Makes It Official: Cat Collins Gets Wild
September 29, 2008 at 3:38 PM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO has officially confirmed what ALL ACCESS first reported (NET NEWS, 9/26): CAT COLLINS has been named PD of Rhythmic Top 40 KYLD (WILD 94.9)/SAN FRANCISCO. He will be responsible for all aspects of the station’s strategy, programming and music both on air and online at www.wild949.com.
"A successful track record, great knowledge of the market, phenomenal passion, and the talent to win is why CAT COLLINS is the new PD of WILD 94.9," CLEAR CHANNEL OM MICHAEL ERICKSON said. "He understands the heritage here, and knows what it will take to lead the station to the next level in this new age of content media. We're thrilled to have him on our team in SAN FRANCISCO."
COLLINS most recently spent 10 years as PD of LINCOLN FINANCIAL Top 40/Rhythmic KQKS (KS107.5)/DENVER. "I am thrilled to be the next PD at the legendary KYLD," COLLINS said. "Being able to come back to my hometown and program KYLD is truly my 'dream job.' I can't wait to work with Market Manager DAVE PUGH, OM MICHAEL ERICKSON and the whole team at WILD"
COLLINS starts OCTOBER 20th, 2008.