Seacrest Co-Host Ellen K Signs Contract Extension With KIIS/L.A.
October 17, 2012
Clear Channel Media and Entertainment CHR KIIS/Los Angeles announces a contract extension for morning personality Ellen K through 2015. Ellen K is currently the co-host of the On-Air With Ryan Seacrest morning show, and started her tenure at KIIS in April 1990. In May of this year, Ellen received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame to honor her extensive radio career.
"Ellen is a total pro," says John Ivey, CCM+E SVP of Programming. "She is genuine, honest and compassionate on the air and off, making her relatable to the audience and adored by the staff and management alike. We love Ellen and we are thrilled she’s extended her commitment to KIIS."
"I can’t imagine my mornings beginning with anyone else but Ellen K, as she’s the consummate co-host," said Ryan Seacrest. "She is wicked smart, funny, and cares about people. She’s amazing in her zeal and professionalism, and I’m excited she’s extending her time at KIIS."
Ellen said, "My romance with KIIS FM, Ryan Seacrest & Clear Channel continues. I am grateful to them for having me, and I am so excited for the chance to hang out with the KIIS listeners and share their lives for a few more years!"