KNCQ Names OM Rick Healy PD As Patrick John Focuses On Mornings
March 3, 2011 at 2:21 PM (PT)
RESULTS RADIO Country KNCQ (Q97)/REDDING, CA PD PATRICK JOHN will give up his PD duties on or before MAY 1st to focus on his morning show duties. Cluster OM RICK HEALY will take the PD reigns for Q97 while RESULTS RADIO looks for a new OM.
"I’m thrilled and appreciative I have the full support of the RESULTS family," PATRICK JOHN said. "I look forward to spending more time working directly on BILLY & PATRICK Mornings, and facing new challenges as I head back to college and spend more quality time with my family."
"I’ve been associated with Q97 since 1989, in many different capacities other than PD," RICK HEALY said. "I look forward to the opportunity and the challenge. It’s an honor to be able to program this #1 station in NORTHERN CALIFORNIA."
"Both RICK and PATRICK have been huge contributors to the success of Q97 and I'm very excited about future opportunities in their new roles," REDDING Market Manager BETH TAPPAN said.
"For 19 consecutive ARBITRON surveys Q97 has been #1 P25-54, and PATRICK JOHN has been the driver of the ship," RESULTS Chief Programming Officer DAVE SHAKES said. "We appreciate you Patrick, and we’re confident in RICK’s dedication to protecting this tremendous brand."