Derek Madden Named PD Of KSJO
August 4, 2010 at 1:47 PM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL Alternative KSJO (CHANNEL 92.3)/SAN JOSE hires DEREK MADDEN as its new PD replacing MICHAEL SOLARI, who is now Promotions Dir. (NET NEWS 7/29). MADDEN previously spent seven years on-air at CBS Alternative KITS (LIVE 105)/SAN FRANCISCO.
"We were looking for someone with distinct qualities suited to fit the needs of CHANNEL and MADDEN fit the bill," CC/SAN JOSE Station Mgr. JUSTIN WITTMAYER said. "He is passionate about radio and Alternative music, is familiar with the BAY AREA landscape, and has a clear vision for CHANNEL 92.3."
MADDEN told ALL ACCESS, "I'm thrilled to be here. JUSTIN has assembled a great team here and MICHAEL SOLARI gave the station a really solid foundation to build on. I'm looking forward to grabbing the torch and burning something with it! I've got a lot of friends across the street at LIVE 105, and I hope they're ready to start working harder."