CUMULUS MEDIA announces that it has named Sid Kelly as Program Director of Top 40 radio station Hot 93.3/KLIF-FM in Dallas, TX. Kelly joins Cumulus Dallas from Cumulus Indianapolis, where he was Program Director and Afternoon Host for Top 40 station Energy 93.9/WYRG-FM. Prior to that, he was Program Director for Cumulus Mobile’s 97.5 WABD-FM. The appointment is effective on Monday, May 6th.
Dan Bennett, Regional Vice President, Cumulus Dallas/Houston, said: “We are excited to have Sid Kelly join our cluster in Dallas to lead our top 40, Hot 93.3. Sid has done a great job for our company leading Energy 93.9 in Indianapolis. The HOT opportunity is a logical next step in his career to come to a top 5 market and make great things happen for Cumulus in Dallas.”
Kelly said: “This is an unbelievable opportunity and I’m thrilled to be able to grow even more with Cumulus by joining the team in Dallas. I’m looking forward to working hard to increase Hot 93.3’s brand and grow the audience. This move wouldn’t have been possible without the guidance and trust of Christopher “Boomer” Layfield, Mike McVay and Doug Hamand. My dog “Gibbs” and I both look forward to hiding the fact that we are big Redskins fans in the heart of Cowboys country. Let’s go!!!”