Karraker To Host Afternoons At New St. Louis Sports Talker
October 6, 2008 at 3:28 PM (PT)
Former SIMMONS Sports KSLG-A (TEAM 1380)/ST. LOUIS host RANDY KARRAKER will join the new BONNEVILLE Sports WMVN/ST. LOUIS as part of the station's afternoon drive show when it launches its new format on JANUARY 1st.
KARRAKER hosted "SPORTS OPEN LINE" at crosstown CBS Talk KMOX-A/ST. LOUIS for 18 years and spent five years at Talk KTRS-A before joining KSLG. He will continue hosting his "CHALK TALK" show and the high school game of the week on CHARTER COMMUNICATIONS cable.
PD JASON BARRETT said, "Since the new station’s inception, the goal has been to bring the best and most-trusted sports talk personalities on board. RANDY has been at the top of our list, and we’re thrilled to have an award-winning, highly respected broadcast professional like RANDY on our team."
VP/Market Manager JOHN KIJOWSKI added, "BONNEVILLE has conducted extensive local market research in order to learn what ST. LOUIS sports fans and listeners expect from their favorite sports station and broadcast professionals. We know that listeners want compelling Sports Talk, from play-by-play and Sports Talk personalities that are knowledgeable and interesting."