Bruce Jacobs Exits KFYI
June 9, 2009 at 5:47 PM (PT)
ALL ACCESS hears that CLEAR CHANNEL Talk KFYI-A/PHOENIX morning host BRUCE JACOBS has exited the station. The official release from the station terms the departure "by mutual consent."
JACOBS, who had been with KFYI and sister Sports KGME-A for the last decade and who hosts weekends on FOX SPORTS RADIO, was let go TODAY, replaced by weekender MIKE BROOMHEAD on an interim basis.
President/Market Manager JEFF ENGLAND said, "While often controversial, BRUCE was never shaken from standing fast on his principles. I admire his conviction, thank him for his numerous contributions over the years, and wish him the best."
PD and cluster Director of Operations SMOKEY RIVERS added, "The search for the next early morning host is underway. Our commitment to KFYI’s current and future listeners is to provide a program that is informative, stimulating and entertaining."