LOUIS, MO, February 16, 2017 – CBS RADIO St. Louis’ News/Talk station KMOX 1120 (KMOX-AM) has signed morning show host and Sports Director, Tom Ackerman, and morning show host and News Reporter, Michael Calhoun, to multi-year contract extensions with expanded roles at the station. Tom and Michael can be heard weekdays from 5:00 to 8:30 AM on KMOX 1120 on-air, online at www.kmox.com and through the Radio.com app.
KMOX Program Director, Steve Moore, said, “Tom and Michael are talented personalities who play integral roles at the station. Tom was born and raised in St. Louis so reporting the news and sports in the city he loves is a natural progression for him. Michael is an award-winning field reporter who brings a unique voice to KMOX that instantly connects with listeners.”
Ackerman, who has served as Sports Director since 2009, will expand his role to serve as co-host of Total Information AM, the station’s daily morning show, alongside Debbie Monterrey and Michael Calhoun.
Calhoun, who debuted on KMOX in 2006 as a part-time reporter, will continue co-anchoring Total Information AM, and add field and spot news reporting to his responsibilities. Calhoun will also continue to serve as KMOX’s lead-reporter on St. Louis’ Start Up, Entrepreneurs and Innovation initiatives and continue to host Nothing Impossible, a show that informs listeners about how innovators are transforming and revitalizing the St. Louis region.