SAN ANTONIO, TX, APRIL 23 , 2020 — Cox Media Group (“CMG”) today announced Joe Pesh will be joining New Country Leader Y100 veteran Beth Chandler as the new co-host of the radio station’s hit morning show.
Prior to joining Y100, Pesh spent the past six years in Indiana where he most recently held the position of Host of The Joe & Alex Show / Joe & The Radio Now Morning Show/ Joe & McKinzie – WNOW Indianapolis, increasing ratings across the board for the first time in six years.
“We are very excited to have Joe join the team here in San Antonio! We can’t wait to see his talent in action – just one minute speaking with Joe, and you know he is committed to his work, passionate about his audiences and dedicated to doing his very best every day,” said Jeff Garrison, Operations Manager of CMG San Antonio.
“I’m super excited to wake up in San Antonio alongside Beth Chandler and to work with the talented staff at Y100. I’m thankful to Jeff Garrison, David Abel and the entire Cox Media family for this amazing opportunity! Now can someone point me toward some BBQ?” joked Pesh.
Pesh assumes his new role on May 6, 2020.
About Cox Media Group
Cox Media Group (“CMG”) is an industry-leading media company with best-in-class brands, award winning content, and exceptional people. The new CMG was built in December 2019 when private equity funds managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management, Inc. acquired the television assets of Northwest Broadcasting through the acquisition of NBI Holdings, LLC, which subsequently acquired certain television, radio, newspaper and other media assets of Cox Enterprises, Inc. and its affiliates. CMG provides valuable local content to diverse audiences in the communities it serves.