Townsquare taps Scott Gaines for Tyler, TX


Townsquare says Gaines is the now Operations Manager of the company’s Tyler/Longview, TX stations: KNUE, KISX, KKTX and KTYL and companion websites.

“Scott’s background and passion for the business was a perfect fit for what we wanted in Tyler-Longview to grow our heritage brands. We’re excited to get him in the building!” said Johnny Lathrop Regional Vice President/General Manager.

Said Gaines: “I couldn’t be more excited to take on this new challenge as the Operations Manager at Townsquare Tyler-Longview. Townsquare Media has the same vision and drive to move the stations to the next level of success and getting to work with Townsquare SVP, Programming Kurt Johnson again is exciting. I am thrilled to be working with Johnny and everyone in the building.”

Gaines has 25 years of radio experience most recently as Dial Global’s morning show host of Country Today and Country Today Gold.