Mike Pesto Joins KJUG Morning Show
July 1, 2011 at 9:40 AM (PT)
MOMENTUM BROADCASTING Country KJUG/VISALIA-TULARE, CA has announced the hiring of MIKE PESTO to co-host the morning show with LISA HAMILTON. PESTO replaces DAVE DANIELS, who exited in MAY (NET NEWS 5/23). PESTO's first day on the air at KJUG is TUESDAY, JUNE 5th.
“We are extremely excited about putting our first female male team together at our station,” said GM WAYNE FOSTER.
PD ADAM JEFFRIES said, “From the records we’ve reviewed this is the first time a team of experienced on-air Country personalities have been assembled at our station to rejuvenate the morning slot.”
PESTO, was most recently at NPR KAZU/MONTEREY, has also worked at JMP RADIO Country WXCL/PEORIA, CLEAR CHANNEL Country KTOM/MONTEREY and CBS Country KWNR/LAS VEGAS.
Also following DAVE’s exit, LISA HAMILTON has taken over APD/MD duties, a position JEFFRIES vacated with his recent promotion to PD.