Jessica Ettinger Gottesman Named PM-Drive Anchor At KIRO-F/Seattle
March 16, 2010 at 10:40 AM (PT)
Veteran news anchor JESSICA ETTINGER GOTTESMAN has joined BONNEVILLE Talk KIRO-F (NEWS TALK 97.3 KIRO FM)/SEATTLE as afternoon news anchor for the RON AND DON show. GOTTESMAN has been working on a freelance basis for KIRO and previously anchored at CBS RADIO News WINS-A/NEW YORK, BLOOMBERG RADIO and BLOOMBERG TELEVISION, and CNN, and has won numerous awards, including the EDWARD R. MURROW Award, the GRACIE ALLEN Award from AWRT, and awards from the NEW YORK STATE BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION and AP.
"JESSICA's advanced experience not only in news but other radio formats is an invaluable resource to our team," said PD ROD ARQUETTE. "Being relatively new to the area provides our team with a new perspective for opportunities that exist in the PACIFIC NORTHWEST."
"The programming vision of News and Talk on the FM Dial, combined with MYNORTHWEST.COM and our social networking capabilities, are clearly the future of news delivery in WESTERN WASHINGTON," said GOTTESMAN. "I'm very excited to work with News Director, URSULA REUTIN, as well as RON & DON, and their outstanding expertise in covering the PACIFIC NORTHWEST."