Black Card Radio Names 'Chachi' Denes VP/Programming
June 28, 2010 at 11:36 AM (PT)
BLACK CARD RADIO has appointed veteran programmer DAVE "CHACHI" DENES as VP/Programming. DENES, who starts on July 1st, previously spent 10 years with CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO/LOS ANGELES, including five years as PD of KBIG (MYFM).
"CHACHI is the consummate radio pro," BLACK CARD RADIO Pres. SAVILLE KELLNER said. "Everyone in the radio business that’s worked with CHACHI is better off for having done so. We’re all thrilled that CHACHI is not only a partner, but will also be heading the day-to-day operations of BLACK CARD RADIO. His energy and creativity will make the radio business fun and profitable for us all.”
"Let me start off by thanking TRITON and TRACY JOHNSON for an amazing year!" DENES said. "TRACY, I will forever be grateful for the opportunity to be able to work for you twice during my career -- both at TRITON and KFMB. Joining the BLACK CARD RADIO team, becoming a partner in the business and working with SAVILLE is an absolute thrill. The ideas, passion and the overall approach he brings to this industry are like no other."
In addition to his new role at BLACK CARD RADIO, he will continue to serve as President of BENZTOWN BRANDING USA.