He'll also guide and develop the company's roster of air talents in both markets.
Kross previously served as PD/mornings at CHR KLIF-FM (HOT 93.3)/Dallas. Before that, he was Assistant PD/morning host for WJHM-FM (101.9 AMP Radio)/Orlando and Assistant PD/afternoon host at WNWW-FM (97.9 Kiss FM) in Jacksonville, FL.
Vice President of Programming Colby Tyner said, "We are excited to be working with Dustin, his expertise and passion for the Top 40 format is just what we need in Houston and Indy."
"I'm extremely excited to join the Radio One team and oversee both the RadioNOW brands in Indy and Houston, Big thanks to Mark McCray, Colby Colb, Deon Levingston and Pam McKay for this great opportunity," added Kross.
He fills the opening created by Charese Fruge’s exit last month from the same position.