Cox Media Group Tulsa Radio Names Tad Lemire New KRAV Morning Host


TULSA – Sept. 24, 2013 –Cox Media Group (CMG) Tulsa’s Mix96 KRAV-FM announced today that Tad Lemire will host weekday mornings starting in early October.  Lemire will co-host mornings with current host Lindsey Bauer. 

Lemire has over 20 years of radio experience and 15 years of morning show experience in Providence, R.I. working for Hall Communications Cat Country 98.1 (WCTK-FM), Clear Channel Communications 93.3 Coast FM (WSNE-FM) and most recently Star 99.9 (WEZN-FM).

“We are so excited to have Tad on the team in Tulsa,” said CMG VP and Market Manager Gene Vidler. “Tad understands radio and how to connect with his listeners on-air and through social media.  He’s a great radio professional, and I know he will quickly grow to be a solid member of the Tulsa team.”  

Mix96 Program Director Dena Fletcher added, “Lindsey and Tad had instant chemistry when they met in Tulsa a few weeks ago.  I look forward to them waking up our listeners for many years to come.”

“I am honored to be back with one of the greatest media companies on the planet,” said Lemire.  “Many thanks to Kim Guthrie, Gene Vidler, Steve Hunter, Dena Fletcher, Steve Smith and Chris Eagan for getting me back in the family!”

About Cox Media Group
Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company that includes the national advertising rep firms of CoxReps.  Additionally, CMG owns Cox Target Media, which operates Valpak, one of North America’s leading direct marketing companies, and, a leading online source for savings.  The company’s operations currently include 14 broadcast television stations and one local cable channel, 57 radio stations, eight daily newspapers and more than a dozen non-daily publications, and more than 100 digital services.  CMG currently operates in more than 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly, including more than 30 million TV viewers, more than 4 million print and online newspaper readers, and 14 million radio listeners.  For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at