Hammer will continue to serve as Operations Manager/Program Director for Sports KNBR 680 AM and Sports KTCT 1050 AM. Hammer has been the Program Director of KTCT for 18 years, and the Program Director of KNBR for 10 years. He has been interim Operations Manager/Program Director for KGO and KSFO since earlier this year.
Justin Wittmayer, Vice President and Market Manager for Cumulus San Francisco said: “Lee has been instrumental in leading KGO and KSFO over the past year while continuing to deliver record breaking ratings for KNBR. We are confident that, with his considerable expertise within the talk format, he will take our NewsTalk stations to new heights.”
Hammer said: “I’m honored to be named the Operations Manager of some of the most iconic radio stations in the country, including KNBR, KGO and KSFO. These stations have a deep and rich history in San Francisco, and I’m excited to be working with a great senior management team at Cumulus as we continue to build upon and enhance these great brands.”