Johnny Lathrop Moves To Tyler For Gap
April 28, 2009 at 11:34 AM (PT)
GAP BROADCASTING/LUFKIN-NACOGDOCHES, TX VP/GM JOHNNY LATHROP is upped to similar responsibilities in TYLER-LONGVIEW, TX.
Said LATHROP, "I am thrilled to be a part of the TYLER-LONGVIEW community. Our radio stations have a tremendous track record with listeners and customers and I am ready to jump in head first to help lead the stations to the next level."
LATHROP began his broadcasting career while attending STEPHEN F. AUSTIN State University in 1988 as DJ JOHNNY WALKER. After doing various air shifts including program director for Q107 (KTBQ) and KJCS, LATHROP traded in his microphone for a briefcase and joined the KICKS 105 sales team in 1996. In 2004 LATHROP earned his General Manager stripes of GAP BROADCASTING's five market leading radio stations in LUFKIN.