Cumulus Media has announced that it has appointed 20-year Rock programming vet Jacent Jackson as Program Director for San Francisco’s legendary Rock station, KFOG (104.5FM and 97.7FM). Jackson was previously Program Director for KITS-FM in San Francisco. Prior to that he was PD for Alternative Rock station WLUM-FM (FM 102.1)/Milwaukee, WI, and was APD/MD for Emmis Media-Chicago’s Alternative Rock station Q101. Jackson was also Program Director for Active Rock station KQXR-FM (100.3 The X)/Boise, ID.
Doug Harvill, VP/Market Manager, Cumulus Media-San Francisco, said: “Jacent knows rock music and Jacent knows great radio. He’s a natural choice to lead the programming team at KFOG. I’m pleased he’s joining the Cumulus-San Francisco team.”
Jackson said: “I couldn’t be more thrilled to continue my broadcasting career here in the Bay Area with Cumulus. KFOG has some incredible talent between The Woody Show in mornings and No Name in the afternoons. I can’t wait to join the fun, or as Woody would say it, #joinfun. Much, much gratitude to Doug Harvill, Troy Hanson, Mike McVay, Dave Milner, and the team at Cumulus for this incredible opportunity.”