KATC Names Jim Murphy PD
April 28, 2011 at 1:51 PM (PT)
CITADEL BROADCASTING Country KATC (Cat Country)/COLORADO SPRINGS, CO has named JIM MURPHY PD, effective immediately. MURPHY boasts a wealth of programming experience, including stops at KFKF/KANSAS CITY, WOKQ/PORTSMOUTH and WBCS (now WKLB)/BOSTON. Most recently, he served as VP/Country Programming for JONES RADIO NETWORKS and DIAL GLOBAL RADIO NETWORK in COLORADO.
"It’s with great pleasure that I join the top broadcast group in COLORADO SPRINGS," MURPHY said. "and I’m delighted at the notion of leading Cat Country to even greater success in SOUTHERN COLORADO. I’m in a real sweet spot. I not only get to work with an outstanding group of broadcasters, but I also get to program Country music in the most beautiful place in AMERICA -- at the foot of PIKES PEAK. It doesn’t get better than that!"