The longtime Phoenix talker announced last week his intention to retire this year. The sign-off is scheduled for Friday, Nov. 7.
Young was just 14 when started his career at WGAC/Augusta, GA. He went on to WRNG (‘Ring Radio’) in Atlanta; WFAA/Dallas; WNWS/Miami; and WJNO/West Palm Beach before finally landing in the Valley of the Sun and KFYI back in 1987.
He also pulled a stint as Program Director of KFYI from 1988-1998.
It was during that time he met his future wife, digital goddess and talk host Kim Komando.