In a related announcement, Dan Persigehl has been named Executive Producer and Director of the show. He joins the station from Clear Channel Atlanta where he was Ops Manager.
The duo started their Phoenix career at KMLE before heading to Chicago for a brief stint in the Windy City. While in Phoenix, the duo have won the Academy of Country Music Award for Major Market Personality of the Year and been nominated for numerous Country Music Association Awards.
Persigehl has programmed Country, Top 40 and Hot AC stations. He was the PD of KZZP and KMXP from 1996-99 before moving to Omaha to host the morning show on KSRZ. From there, he worked as a PD for Entercom in Kansas City and Portland.