iHeartMedia announced today that Jared Fallon has been named Program Director for Top 40 KBKS (106.1 KISS FM), Home of The Carla Marie & Anthony Show, effective June 1, 2019.
As Program Director, Fallon will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the station’s music, programming, imaging and branding. He will report to Rich Moore, Senior Vice President of Programming for iHeartMedia Seattle.
Moore remarked, “We are very excited to add Jared to our programming team here in Seattle. His passion combined with his enthusiasm and creativity make him a great fit to lead our amazing KISS team and will take the station to new levels.”
Fallon joins the Seattle market from iHeartMedia’s Q102/Philly, where he most recently served as the Program Director and afternoon drive host. He also served as the PD and afternoon drive host for Kiss 107.1 in Cincinnati, Ohio, Z100 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin as well as Operations Manager for iHeartMedia Eau Claire and Wisconsin. He began his career at WAQE-FM.
Fallon commented, “The potential 106.1 KISS FM holds combined with the talent and the dedicated team built around its brand is invigorating. The opportunity to help maximize the station’s community presence and help curate something incredible for iHeartMedia Seattle is one that I’m excited and fortunate to be a part of.”