Tag: DeDe in the Morning
DeDe in the Morning adds five new markets, bringing laughter and comfort to an expanding lineup of 40 stations. New DeDe in the Morning affiliates:
WGLZ Rochester NY -- 105.5 The Beat -- Bluelight Communications
KFXZ FM Lafayette LA -- Z105.9 -- Delta Media
KJMP AM Ft Collins CO -- Jump 104.5 -- Mid Century Radio
KJMZ FM Woodward OK -- 97.9 JAMZ-- Mollman Media
KKST FM Alexandria LA -- KISS 98.7 -- Cenla Broadcasting
Head of Content Geo Cook comments, “In these challenging times, we all need to laugh right now. Our team is committed to helping DeDe fans and affiliates know the facts about Coronavirus, while encouraging them to focus less on their fears and focus more on their families, staying safe and having fun with DeDe at-home.”
DeDe states, “Our show is a family. We share our laughs and reveal our personal stories about how we are coping with this pandemic and the new normal it’s creating in our lives. We are all in this together. Connecting to family, friends and community is more important than ever.”
DeDe in the Morning is distributed nationally via a partnership between K104 in Dallas (Flagship affiliate) and Compass Media Networks (Syndicator) and now boasts 40 affiliates with station groups including Connoisseur, Cumulus, Saga, Core Communicators, El Dorado, Southern Stone and many more.
Veteran producer Gary Saunders is adding to an already busy schedule to join Tracy Johnson Media Group.
Veteran producer Gary Saunders is adding to an already busy schedule to join Tracy Johnson Media Group. Saunders is the Executive Producer for the syndicated morning show DeDe In the Morning (Compass Media Networks) and Assistant PD for Geo Cook's KKDA/Dallas (K104).
Now he will join forces with Johnson's Personality Magnet Show Prep Service. TJMG President and CEO Tracy Johnson said: I've worked with hundreds of producers in my career, and Gary is elite. He knows what personalities need to perform each day. I couldn't be more excited to add a world class producer to Personality Magnet.
Saunders has over 30 years of experience producing high profile morning shows. In addition to DeDe McGuire's fast-growing show, he has worked with the biggest names in radio, including Tom Joyner, Doug Banks, Russ Parr, and Steve Harvey. His creativity and passion for personality radio make him an ideal addition to the service.
Saunders commented: I love radio and I love personalities. The opportunity to help so many shows with fresh ideas is so exciting. And the chance to partner with Tracy after having worked with him on DeDe's show for many years is a dream come true. Saunders will provide daily, updated ideas, topics, and content.
CUMULUS MEDIA announces that Urban radio station WYNN 106.3 in Florence, SC, has added DeDe in the Morning to the station’s morning lineup. The morning show stars DeDe McGuire, with co-hosts Lady Jade, Rudy Rush, and comedian Michael Shawn, and will air on WYNN Monday through Friday from 5 am-10 am ET, and on Saturday from 6am-10am ET.
Mike "BigMMike" Bell, WYNN Program Director and Afternoon Host, said: “We are excited to bring a fresh morning show to Florence. As the market leader, it was important that we went with a brand that can be trusted to deliver great entertainment our listeners will love. DeDe is a seasoned vet and I've been a fan of her work for years. From ‘The Mad Minute’ to offering listeners the chance at $1,000 twice each morning, DeDe in the Morning will be huge for us! We're excited to welcome the Queen of Morning Radio back to WYNN.”
Beginning today, DeDe in the Morning is distributed across 35 markets with the additions of:
|WYBC-FM “94.3 WYBC”||New Haven|
|WAMO-AM “The Beat”||Pittsburgh|
|KHTE-FM “96.5 The Box”||Little Rock|
|WEMX-FM “MAX 94.1”||Baton Rouge|
|KMJJ-FM “The Big Station”||Shreveport|
|WHOG-HD2 “Hot 94.1”||Daytona Beach|
|WYNN-FM “WYNN 106.3”||Florence|
|KBLZ/KAZE-FM “The Blaze”||Tyler|
“DeDe’s unique content and strong connection to culture and community are fueling a revolution of perception about how women can lead and dominate ratings in morning drive. We are thrilled that DeDe’s show is growing rapidly and spreading more laughter and fun in new markets” said Geo Cook, Director of Operations for Service Broadcasting Group and General Manager & Brand Manager for DeDe in the Morning.
DeDe states “We are honored and blessed to be chosen as the new morning family for these markets. We are ready to bring fun and laughter to our new audiences and connect with them in a real and meaningful way. This is how we kick off the New Year! ”
DeDe in the Morning is distributed nationally via a partnership between K104 in Dallas (Flagship affiliate) and Compass Media Networks (Syndicator) in mid-2018 and now boasts a robust number of 35 affiliates with station groups including Connoisseur, Cumulus, Saga, Core Communicators, El Dorado, Southern Stone and many more.