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Audacy Elevates Chris Hernandez to Regional Brand Manager of 103.7 Kiss FM in Chattanooga

CHATTANOOGA, TN – July 11, 2023 – Audacy has elevated Chris Hernandez to Regional Brand Manager of 103.7 Kiss FM (WKXJ-FM) in Chattanooga. In this role, Hernandez will play a pivotal role in shaping the station’s brand and driving continued growth. He will continue to serve as Operations Manager for Audacy Phoenix, which includes Regional Brand Manager for Live 101.5 (KALV-FM).

“I’m delighted to announce Chris’ well-deserved promotion,” said Brian Kelly, Vice President of Top 40 Programming, Audacy. “Chris has consistently demonstrated exceptional dedication and expertise in his multiple roles and works hard to ensure seamless broadcasting of our shows for our top talent.”

“I’m excited to work alongside the Chattanooga Programming and on-air team,” said Hernandez. “Chattanooga has a great culture, and I’m looking forward to having KISS continue to be a big part of it!”

Hernandez started with 101.5 as 101.5 Jamz (KZON-FM) in 2007, rising from Mixshow DJ to a programming role in 2014 and eventually Program Director in 2018 when the station rebranded to Live 101.5. He was named Operations Manager for Audacy Phoenix in 2020 and Operations Director for the company’s CHR format in 2021. He added Regional Brand Manager responsibilities for Live 101.5 in 2021.

Listeners can tune in to 103.7 Kiss FM (WKXJ-FM) in Chattanooga on air and nationwide on the Audacy app and website. Fans can also connect with the station via Twitter, Facebook and Instagram

David Heim
About Audacy

Audacy, Inc. is a leading multi-platform audio content and entertainment company with the country’s best collection of local music, news and sports brands, a premium podcast creator, major event producer, and digital innovator. Audacy engages 200 million consumers each month, bringing people together around content that matters to them. Learn more at, Facebook (Audacy Corp), X (@AudacyCorp), LinkedIn (@Audacy-Inc) and Threads (@AudacyCorp).

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