KSON Hires Kevin Callahan As New PD
October 5, 2010 at 1:00 PM (PT)
LINCOLN FINANCIAL MEDIA Country KSON/SAN DIEGO has announced the hiring of KEVIN CALLAHAN as PD, replacing JOHN MARKS, who exited for SIRIUS XM SATELLITE RADIO, as Sr. Dir./Country Music Programming.
CALLAHAN spent the last seven years with PAMAL BROADCASTING as RVP/Programming for stations in ALBANY, NY, GLENS FALLS, NY, LEBANON/RUTLAND/WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, VT, and GAINESVILLE, FL.
“KEVIN CALLAHAN is a rising star in our business,” said RICK JACKSON, SVP/GM of LINCOLN FINANCIAL MEDIA/SAN DIEGO.. “He has an exceptional track record as an imaginative, winning PD. I’m looking forward to watching him elevate KSON. He’s a natural fit for us here in SAN DIEGO."
“To say that I’m excited to join a station as legendary as KSON would be an understatement,” said CALLAHAN. “Vision, commitment and leadership brand LINCOLN FINANCIAL MEDIA as a premiere company in radio. I am anxious and grateful to become part of the team in SAN DIEGO.”
CALLAHAN is beginning his position later this month.