Tuesday, May 24, 2016

San Diego Radio: Shelley Wade Crosses The Hall To KMYI

Shelley Wade
KMYI Star 94.1 FM in San Diego announced Monday that Shelley Wade has been named its new afternoon host, broadcasting weekdays from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., and providing entertainment features and updates from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., effective May 31, 2016.

For the last 3 years, Shelley has been the midday host at iHeartMedia’s KSSX 95.7 KISS FM in San Diego and a weekend host on iHeartMedia’s KBIG 104.3 MYfm in Los Angeles.  Prior to working in Southern California, Wade's voice was heard one of the most-listened-to top 40 stations in the world, Z100 New York, where she worked for 12 years.  Shelley’s replacement for the midday slot on 95.7 KISS FM will be announced soon.

"Shelley's vibrant personality, love of music, and warmth will enhance what is already a top performing radio station," said John Peake, Senior Vice President of Programming, iHeartMedia San Diego.  "We are thrilled to add a talent of Shelley’s caliber to the Star 94.1 lineup."

“I've had such a blast on air at KISS-FM for the last couple years.  And now I'm super excited to cross the hallway to join the amazingly talented air staff at Star,” said Wade.  I'm loving working directly under John Peake & Andrew Jeffries...among the best in the business.  Thank you to John, Melissa Forrest & Andrew for making this amazing new chapter in journey possible.”

KMYI 94.1 FM (77 Kw) Red=Local Coverage Area
Wade's passion for radio began as a teen in her hometown of Houston, Texas.  After working at her college radio station, her radio career progressed from KMJQ-FM and KBXX-FM in Houston to New York, where she landed the position of midday host at Z100. In addition to being a nationally-recognized radio personality, Wade is also a successful voice-over artist and television personality.

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