No Joke, Bob Rivers Heads For KJR/Seattle
January 3, 2011 at 1:27 PM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO Classic Hits KJR (OLDIES 95.7)/SEATTLE is bringing back market icon BOB RIVERS to the Seattle mornings, starting FRIDAY, APRIL 1st, 2011. And no, this is NOT an APRIL FOOLS joke.
"I'm ecstatic at the opportunity help make the legendary KJR Oldies 95.7 FM #1 in SEATTLE and to be a part of CLEAR CHANNEL/SEATTLE’s local and digital future," RIVERS said. "Thank you to MARK KOPELMAN, MICHELE GROSENICK and JON ZELLNER for the tremendous opportunity they’ve given our team."
"We are thrilled to have come to a long term agreement with The BOB RIVERS SHOW," CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO/SEATTLE Market Pres. MICHELE GROSENICK said. "The show enhances our already premiere lineup of radio talent and programming here at CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO/SEATTLE!"
"There are very few morning shows that would be considered legendary in their market, and certainly BOB RIVERS is one of them," CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO SVP/Programming JON ZELLNER said "We are thrilled that he is joining CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO/SEATTLE and Oldies 95.7."