Audacy Promotes Aaron Roberts To Sacramento Operations Manager
Roberts joined Audacy Sacramento in late August as Brand Manager of Classic Rock “96.9 The Eagle” KSEG and Rock “98 Rock” KRXQ Sacramento. In his new position, he provides operational oversight of Alternative “Alt 94.7” KKDO, Ritmike CHR 102.5 KSFM, CHR “106.5 Fundi” KUDL and Sports “ESPN 1320” KIFM.
Prior to becoming a member of the group, Roberts most just lately served as National Sales Manager for RCS. He beforehand served as VP of Communications Programming & Special Projects for Cumulus Media & Westwood One from 2014 to 2019 and has programmed WRQQ Nashville, WIOT Toledo, WROV Roanoke and served as Operations Manager for WLUM Milwaukee and Citadel Scranton/Wilkes .
He fills the OM place that was held by Joe Calgaro till his exit from Audacy’s August layoffs. Calgaro has since joined Cox Media Group San Antonio.
Audacy promotes Aaron Roberts to operations supervisor of its Sacramento market, which incorporates 98 Rock (KRXQ-FM), 96.9 The Eagle (KSEG-FM), ALT 94-7 (KKDO-FM), 102.5 KSFM (KSFM -FM), 106. The End (KUDL-FM), ESPN 1320 (KIFM-AM) and CHANNEL Q (KKDO-HD2). In this position, Roberts will oversee content material technique, expertise, operations and branding for the stations. He will proceed in his position as Brand Manager of 98 Rock and 96.9 The Eagle, which he assumed in August 2022.
“When we welcomed Aaron to our team in August, we were confident in his ability to position 98 Rock and 96.9 The Eagle for success,” mentioned Stacey Kauffman, Regional Vice President, Audacy North California. “His experience and leadership style has done just that, and we are excited to have his oversight of our full station portfolio moving forward.”
“I am excited to expand my role here at SAC and oversee our market’s rich portfolio of stations,” mentioned Roberts. “I look forward to taking this next step in my career and appreciate the incredible support from the Audacy team of Stacey, Vince, Dave and Jeff.”
Roberts joined Audacy in August after spending 10 years with Cumulus Media & WestwoodOne, together with as Vice President of Programming Operations and Special Projects from 2014 to 2019. His radio profession spans over 20 years in operations and programming, together with WRQQ in Nashville, WIOT in Toledo, OH and WROV in Roanoke, VA., in addition to Operations Manager for Citadel Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, PA and WLUM in Milwaukee.