Cumulus Media (NASDAQ: CMLS) announces that it has appointed Renee Castle as Co-Host, Mornings, on Memphis Country radio station, KIX 106/WGKX-FM. Castle joins On-Air Host, Andrew “Latty” Latimer, who debuted on KIX 106 Mornings last May. The dynamic on-air team entertains Memphis Country radio fans weekdays from 6:00am-10:00am.
Castle was previously On-Air Host, Nights, at Country-formatted WKLB-FM in Boston, MA. Prior to that, she was on-air at Cumulus Nashville Country station, 103.3 WKDF-FM. Castle, a former actor and television producer, has also been heard on KRTY-FM (Country) in San Jose, CA, and at WJXA-FM (AC) in Nashville, TN.
Morgan Bohannon, Vice President/Market Manager, Cumulus Memphis, said: “Renée is a pro and brings a lot of energy to the show. She and Latty had instant chemistry and sound great together.”
Chad Heritage, Program Director, KIX 106, commented: “I’m very excited to have Renee join the KIX 106 morning show. Her experience, passion for radio and for country music will only help make our brand even stronger. She’s a team player and she is a great fit for our team here in Memphis.”
Danni Bruns, Operations Manager, Cumulus Memphis, added: “As KIX106 celebrates its 40th birthday this year, I can’t think of a better gift than Renee.”
Castle remarked: “I am so thrilled to be a part of the KIX 106 family! Can't wait to hear from our listeners every morning from 6-10!”
For more information or to stream KIX 106, visit: https://www.kix106.com/.