WCFS Names Scotty Smith For Afternoon Drive
August 5, 2010 at 4:30 PM (PT)
CBS RADIO AC WCFS (FRESH 105.9)/CHICAGO VP AC Programming JIM RYAN announces the addition of SCOTTY SMITH for afternoon drive from 3-8p beginning on MONDAY (8/16). Current afternoon host JEN TOOHEY moves to nights from 8p-mid.
After graduating from NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY, SMITH began his radio career doing mornings at WNDV (U93)/SOUTH BEND, IN. During that time, he also did weekend/fill-in shifts at WTMX (101.9 MIX-FM)/CHICAGO, WMYX/MILWAUKEE, and WXRX/ROCKFORD, IL. He was most recently hosting mornings at KHTT (K-HITS 106.9)/TULSA, OK.
SCOTTY SMITH commented, "I'm beyond excited to join the dynamic team at FRESH 105.9. To live and work in such a great city like CHICAGO with a renowned broadcasting history is amazing. I'm ready to get started and have some fun."
VP AC Programming JIM RYAN added, "When I heard SCOTTY on the air, he defined our vision for FRESH, he’s young, energetic and has great interactive skills with his audience. We are excited to bring him back home to CHICAGO and make him part of the FRESH team."