iHeartMedia has announced that Joey Dee has been named Program Director and Afternoon Drive Host for Top 40 KISO (96.1 KISS FM)/ Omaha. Dee will be responsible for overseeing the programming and on-air personalities on 96.1 KISS FM, including Elvis Duran and the KISS FM morning show hosts. He will report to Erik Johnson, Senior Vice President of Programming for iHeartMedia Omaha.
“We are extremely excited to welcome Joey Dee to the 96.1 KISS FM team,” said Johnson. “His major market experience and creative ideas will help us make 96.1 KISS FM a market leader.”
Dee joins iHeartMedia Omaha from iHeartMedia Bismarck, where he most recently served as the Program Director for Y93. He also served as the Program Director for KKCT-FM in Bismarck, North Dakota and Assistant Program Director for KQMV-FM in Seattle, Washington.
“With the history of this market, making my pilgrimage to Omaha is a dream come true for me as a Contemporary Hits Radio programmer,” said Dee. “I am incredibly excited to work with the entire iHeartMedia Omaha team and I look forward to taking 96.1 KISS FM all the way to No.1 !”