Staff changes at Clear Channel Media & Entertainment-St.Louis: Rob Kruz, recently named APD/MD/afternoon host at CHR WZFT/Baltimore, joins for nights at sister CHR/Rhythmic KBWX. As a result, CHR KSLZ middayer Big Mike moves to nights at KBWX while keeping his duties as Production Director.
Mark Dantzer exits mornings at Hot AC WVMX/Columbus. Also at WVMX, APD/MD Joe Kelly is promoted to APD/MD for the entire Saga-Columbus three station cluster.
Shawn Powers joins CHR WMGI/Terre Haute as its new Brand Manager.
Rhythmic CHR WTMG/Gainesville promotes APD/midday host Amanda "Lady Reign" Carter to PD, replacing Russ Allen, who exited in August.
Here the updated on-air line-up at Modern Rock KHTB (ALT 949)/Salt Lake City. Mornings will feature Rock, Corky and Bree Cook as The 1/2 Assed Morning Show. Lindsay moves from mornings to middays at Hot AC KBEE. Monroe returns for the midday shift on KHTB. Tysen Webb is on in afternoons and Victor Cade anchors nights.
KJ Brooks exits the PD post at Urban AC WSOL/Jacksonville with the elimination of the position. G-Wiz, PD at Urban WJBT will handle PD duties at WSOL.
AC WSRS/Worcester PD/afternoon talent Tom Holt exits.
Multichannel News reports that the Senate Commerce Committee is considering September 18 as the date for a confirmation hearing for FCC nominee Michael O'Rielly.
iBiquity Digital Corporation announces that the 2014 Tundra, Corolla, Sequoia, 4Runner, and Tacoma are the first Toyota vehicles to launch integrated audio and real-time traffic and weather services using Clear Channel's Total Traffic HD Network (TTN) and HD Radio Technology. The 2014 Toyota Corolla, Tundra and Sequoia are now available with the 4Runner and Tacoma arriving in dealerships later this month.