Clear Channel/San Diego Names Jimmy Steele OM
Also Acting As PD Of KMYI
August 2, 2010 at 5:20 PM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO has appointed JIMMY STEELE OM for the SAN DIEGO cluster. STEELE will oversee all programming operations for CLEAR CHANNEL/SAN DIEGO's seven radio stations while also acting as PD for KMYI (STAR 94.1).
"I am pleased to announce the promotion of our own JIMMY STEELE to OM for the CLEAR CHANNEL/SAN DIEGO cluster," Pres./Market Manager DEBBIE WAGNER said. "JIMMY is a strong, strategic and creative leader with a proven track record of building and managing successful stations, formats and on-air teams as a PD, Top 40 Brand Manager and RVP of Programming for CLEAR CHANNEL.
"Under JIMMY’s leadership as PD of KMYI (Star 94.1) and KHTS (Channel 933), both stations have consistently achieved #1 ratings in each station’s respective demographics. Both KHTS and KMYI are enjoying national success among the highest rated radio stations within their respective formats. JIMMY’s extensive experience, knowledge of the SAN DIEGO market, respect of his peers and commitment to win make him the perfect choice to lead our programming efforts and continue to grow our strong cluster of outstanding talent and stations."
"I'm honored to have been entrusted with this position and excited about working with Pres./Market Manager DEBBIE WAGNER; EVP/Operations SUSAN KARIS; and EVP/Programming GENE ROMANO in providing leadership to the very talented and passionate team we have here in SAN DIEGO!" STEELE said. "I look forward to working with our dynamic team as we lead the charge in strategizing solutions for the challenges which we face every day in this ever evolving business; one which I am crazy about."