iHeartMedia Denver has announced that John E. Kage has been named Program Director for Top 40 KPTT (95.7 The Party) in Denver, effective immediately. Kage will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the station’s music programming, imaging and branding. He will report to JoJo Turnbough, Senior Vice President of Programming for iHeartMedia Denver.
“I’ve known John for a number of years and we’re fortunate to have a programmer of his caliber leading 95.7 The Party,” said JoJo Turnbeaugh, Senior Vice President of Programming for iHeartMedia Denver.
Kage joins 95.7 The Party from Country KYGO, where he most recently served as the Program Director. He also served as the PD for Rhythmic CHR KQKS and Comedy 103.1 as well as Director of Programming for Top 40 WPOI in Tampa. He began his career at Top 40 KDWB in Minneapolis.
“We’re excited to welcome John to the iHeartMedia Denver family,” said Tim Hager, Region President of iHeartMedia Denver. “There’s no question that John’s programming acumen and history in our market will help propel 95.7 The Party to new heights.”
“I am excited to remain in my adopted home of Denver, Colorado where I have 20 years of deep roots and relationships,” said Kage. “iHeartMedia’s unparalleled platforms provide a tremendous opportunity for present and future growth in a rapidly changing environment. I look forward to working with my team to help contribute to 95.7 The Party’s ongoing success.”