Barone Gets PD Gig In Oxnard
Cumulus Oxnard-Ventura has named California radio veteran John Barone as PD of Classic Hits 106.3 and Sports Radio AM1450. Barone has programmed stations in Merced, Santa Maria, and Visalia and was most recently promotion director for High Desert Broadcasting in the Palmdale/Lancaster market. Barone replaces Duncan Payton.
Barone said, “I am so proud to be part of the Cumulus team in Oxnard/Ventura. Classic Hits 106.3 is off to a great start and I plan to bring it to the next level and beyond. Get ready Ventura County, Classic Hits 106.3 is going to be hitting the streets hard and proud, and I plan on helping the station become a huge success!”