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Whitney Gordon grew up in San Diego then decided to go to college in Arizona.  She attended Arizona State University where she graduated on the Dean’s List and majored in Business Marketing From the W.P. Carey School of Business. After graduating, Whitney returned to San Diego and has been with Local Media San Diego since October 2012. Her time at LMSD has been full of excitement, career opportunity and growth as well as attending quite a few amazing music festivals.

New Account Executives at CBS Radio
Jessica Ryan
Jenelle Gomez

CBS / KyXy Adds Sherry Knight to Nights


Heritage AC, KyXy 96.5 has added well known San Diego personality Sherry Knight to take over Monday through Fridays, 7:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. She's a former night talent at San Diego Hot AC KMYI-FM, middays at Rhythmic AC XHRM-FM and most recently nights at Rhythmic AC KSSX-FM. Knight debuts on KyXy-FM in early March.

Chris Cantore Returns to FM 94/9

Chris Cantore is returning to radio with weekend on air duties at Lincoln Financial Media's KBZT-FM 94.9. Cantore previously worked in radio at Star 100.7, 91X and 102.1 KPRI.

BCA promotes Kodi Keller to Sales Assistant
Kodi Keller is a graduate of the University of Arizona with degrees in English and History. She began working for BCA in the promotions department in November of 2012 and was recently promoted to the role of full time Sales Assistant. Kodi loves San Diego and is happy to have a job that allows her to support all of the wonderful athletics and events that our beautiful city has to offer!

Dan Sileo to Host All New Morning Show on The Mighty 1090

Radio station 1090 AM XEPRS, better known as The Mighty 1090 - San Diego's Sports Leader, has announced a major addition to the weekday lineup. Dan Sileo has joined The Mighty 1090 as the new host of the morning show from 6am to 9am Monday through Friday. San Diego residents can look forward to a host that leverages his ability to bring inside information, expert analysis and a tell-it-like-it-is outspoken approach and combine those talents with his humorous and entertaining style. 

Mike Shepard, Programming-Operations Manager at The Mighty 1090 AM stated, "I am thrilled to welcome Dan to San Diego's Sports Leader, The Mighty 1090. Dan is a passionate, outspoken, engaging and incredibly knowledgeable sports radio personality. His track record of major market success is remarkable and Dan is a perfect addition to the Mighty 1090's top-rated, all-star lineup." 

"I'm very excited about the dynamic and successful Dan Sileo joining us and the best
sports talent line up in all of Southern California. We are sure he will make a dramatic
impact on the Mighty 1090," Norm Feuer, Vice President-General Manager shared.

Sileo will replace long time sports radio veteran Lee 'Hacksaw' Hamilton who will remain
with The Mighty 1090 in a new capacity to be announced in the next few weeks.

Brian Long Named Program Director for AM-600 KOGO and XTRA Sports 1360-AM

Clear Channel Media + Entertainment San Diego has named Brian Long as program director for AM-600 KOGO and XTRA Sports 1360-AM (KLSD), effective Jan. 21.

Long will bring more than 15 years of radio broadcast experience to his new position.  His career in spoken word formats began in his hometown of Kansas City, MO at the heritage KMBZ.  In 1998 Long headed to California for stints in Palm Spring, Bakersfield and Los Angeles.  During his time at ESPN in Los Angeles, Long was part of the programming management team and also hosted a variety of on-air programs. In 2007, 2008 and 2009 L.A. Daily News recognized him as one of their "Top Ten Sports Radio Personalities." In late 2010, Long became Program Director at ESPN in Seattle and was later promoted to Senior Director of Programming for Bonneville Seattle.

"Brian will bring a diverse perspective from multiple markets and stations to our spoken word brands," said John Peake, Vice President of Programming, Clear Channel Media and Entertainment San Diego.  "We're excited to add Brian's management and broadcasting experience to the San Diego programming team and are confident that KOGO and XTRA Sports will prosper under his tutelage."

Long succeeds Cliff Albert who recently left Clear Channel after 18 years.

KSON to become All-New GEORGE-FM

On December 31, 2013, San Diego heritage Country Music Station, KSON, is going to become the all-new GEORGE-FM to celebrate Country Music Legend, George Strait, making his final appearance in San Diego at the end of the month.  GEORGE-FM will continue with KSON Programming as San Diego's #1 for New Country, but will sprinkle in "Double-Shots of George Strait" with two George Strait songs per hour and loads of George Strait giveaways throughout the month.

One of the biggest names in the history of Country Music, George Strait, is on his final tour entitled "The Cowboy Rides Away," and will be making his San Diego finale at the Valley View Casino Center on January 31st with opener Miranda Lambert.  The show sold out the same day it went on sale.

GEORGE-FM will be San Diego's best place to get tickets to the sold out show.  Listeners will have a chance to win tickets 6 times every weekday beginning January 6th.  There are also opportunities for listeners to win front row seats, flyaways to see George Strait in other markets, meet & greet passes, signed George Strait guitars, and more.

"George has been a large part of our over 50 years of bringing San Diego today's best country. George FM is our way to celebrate the final San Diego stop on the  final tour as the Cowboy Rides Away", said Kevin Callahan Program Director for GEORGE-FM (KSON FM)

George Strait has sold over 70 million albums in the US and his certifications include 13 multi-platinum, 33 platinum, and 38 gold records.  He is the 12th best-selling album recording artist in US History, and has 60 #1 hits.  He was recently named the 2013 Country Music Association "Entertainer of the Year."

Jammin' Z90 Morning Show Line-Up Complete With New Co-Host Sarah Beebe

Sarah Beebe
has been selected as co-host of Jammin' Z90 "In the Morning," joining Rick Moorten on-air during morning drive, 5:00 to 10:00 A.M. weekdays.  Sarah will start Thursday, January 2, 2014.

Sarah arrives at Jammin' Z90 after spending the last four years at KGB-FM including roles on "The DSC," and most recently "The Bob and Coe Show," and had varying radio jobs prior to that including on-air at KHTS-FM, KUSS-FM, and as an intern for the Danny Bonaduce Show at KYSR in Los Angeles.

"I'm so incredibly honored and excited to join Rick Moorten as his new Morning Co-Host on Z90!" said Beebe.  "I absolutely love everything about this station - the people, the music, and the fact that it's in my favorite city on Earth.  I look forward to making proud those who gave me this opportunity, now let's get started and have some FUN!

After a lengthy and exhaustive nationwide search, it is my pleasure to announce Sarah as the latest addition to the Jammin' Z90 all-star lineup," says Jammin' Z90 Program Director R Dub. "The chemistry between Rick and Sarah is undeniable, and her passion to win in this market is apparent.  She brings both great behind the scenes and in-the-spotlight morning experience, and her role here will be instrumental in helping build the nation's next top-tier morning show."

In addition to the morning co-host slot, Sarah will stay in studio as on-air host from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM weekdays.

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