Tom Kent Radio Network Names Jim Snyder New Canada Affiliate VP
June 15, 2011 at 6:00 AM (PT)
The TOM KENT RADIO NETWORK has hired JIM SNYDER as its new VP/Affiliate Relations for TKRN CANADA. SNYDER is a broadcast veteran whose career highlights include marketing, promotion, on-air, and programming positions at ROGERS BROADCASTING CHYM and CIKZ/KITCHENER-WATERLOO, ONTARIO, CUMULUS BROADCASTING/TOLEDO and CLEAR CHANNEL/CHARLESTON, SC.
TKRN President/CEO TOM KENT said, "I’m thrilled because we’re about to expand our current footprint in the Great White North! With JIM's years in Canadian radio and his passion for our products, we know we’ve hired the very best person to significantly grow that market. He holds in his hand the perfect solution for government mandated Canadian Content with our patented 'C.L.A.S.S.' program linking and integrating our unique customized content to each station’s individual local play list."
SNYDER added, "I’m more than excited to be joining THE TOM KENT RADIO NETWORK and to bring this amazing and talented personality to a more prominent position at Canadian radio. TOM's love and passion for our business is nothing short of contagious! Once you listen yourself, you’ll be hooked as I was! Here in CANADA, great radio has always been part of our heritage and TK’s bigger than life persona is about to become even larger."