Audacy Welcomes Mark Willard as Midday Show Co-host for 95.7 The Game in San Francisco
PHILADELPHIA, PA – October 11, 2021 – Audacy welcomes Mark Willard as midday show co-host for 95.7 The Game (KGMZ-FM) in San Francisco. Willard will join Dan Dibley on “Willard and Dibs,” weekdays from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PT, effective October 11.
“I am absolutely thrilled that Mark is joining us,” said Matt Nahigian, Brand Manager, 95.7 The Game. “He is a great talent that understands this fan base as well as anyone in the market. He solidifies a new lineup that I think the Bay Area is going to love.”
“I’m beyond excited to join 95.7 The Game and continue to talk about our home town teams with the fans I love,” said Willard. “I look forward to getting started at such an exciting time in Bay Area sports.”
Mark Willard has been on radio and television airwaves throughout California and nationally since 2001. He joins 95.7 The Game after a two and a half year run at KNBR in his native San Francisco. He also currently serves as a studio host for Pac-12 Network and hosts the Inside Giant Moments Podcast. This role follows a successful stint doing weekdays on the “Mark & Rich Show” on XTRA 1360 Fox Sports San Diego and nationwide on Fox Sports Radio weekends. Willard came to FOX after six years with ESPN LA, hosting his own weekday slot along with former Laker Mychal Thompson. Willard was also previously the host of the weekly ESPNLA.com show, “The Forum.”
New 95.7 The Game lineup is as follows.
|5:00 a.m. – 6:00 a.m. PT:||Steven Langford|
|6:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. PT:||Bonta Hill and Joe Shasky|
|9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. PT:||Mark Willard and Dan Dibley|
|12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. PT:||Matt Steinmetz and Daryle “The Guru” Johnson|
|3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. PT:||Damon Bruce and Ray Ratto|
|6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. PT:||Matt Kolsky|
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