Arnold to Lead Journal's Tucson Operations
Jim Arnold has been named the new Vice President and General Manager for Journal Broadcast Group's Tucson operations. He will oversee 94.9 MIXfm (KMXZ-FM), 104.1 The Truth (KQTH-FM), Groove 106.3 (KTGV-FM), and ESPN Radio 1490am (KFFN-AM) and 104.9fm, and two TV stations.
Earlier in his career, Arnold was the vice president/general manager of WMSN-TV, the Fox affiliate serving Madison, Wis. Prior to that he was a general sales manager/station manager of KLBK-TV in Lubbock, Texas; handled programming and regional sales for KJTV in Lubbock; and spent seven years as a radio station GM. He began his broadcasting career as an award-winning, nationally recognized on-air personality. Arnold was inducted into the Arizona Broadcaster’s Association Foundation Hall of Fame in 2008, was named mentor of the year in 2005 for the University of Arizona Department of Media Arts, and received the Silver Medal Award in 2004 from the American Advertising Foundation/Tucson.