Tom Kent Radio Network

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Tom Kent is a radio veteran whose worked at some of America’s greatest radio stations including the legendary WLS CHICAGO. He’s been nationally syndicated since 2002. On March 16, 2008, Mr. Kent started TKRN, the radio network that bears his name. Since then the network has expanded into a 24/7 entertainment power force with multiple shows and various personalities in a variety of formats broadcast on hundreds of stations! Each product is designed to entertain and enlighten with the sole purpose of ending boring radio! Take a look below and see what today’s broadcast experts are saying about the Tom Kent Radio Network.

Testimonials

”Just wanted to let you know how thrilled we are to have Tom on B101! I know we can always count on Tom playing the biggest hits with just enough “oh wow,” in a fun and upbeat way. “
Bill George
Program Director
iHeart Media Providence
”Tom Kent’s enthusiasm, on-air excitement and entertainment level is ALWAYS on-high. His faders are all UP. We need more entertainers like Tom.“
Mike McVay
EVP/Content & Programming
Cumulus Media.
”Saturday Night in Rochester, NY= Tom Kent on The BUZZ. (Obviously, we like to party and have fun on the radio!)“
Bob Barnett
VP Programming
Entercom-Rochester
”Entertainment on the highest level. Tom Kent instantly becomes your radio friend and companion. And the bonus is Tom will do whatever it takes to make it a hometown sounding show.“
Jeff McCarthy
Vice President Programming
Midwest Communications, Inc.
”Tom Kent’s Ultimate Party rocks Saturday nights in Buffalo! Always fun, tons of energy, a great show!“
Joe Siragusa
Program Director
WHTT-FM Buffalo
”We love being able to showcase some different decades and with Tom's upbeat, fun delivery style- it really adds a nice dimension to our station!“
Barbara Bridges
Operations Manager
WJXA-FM
Midwest Communications
Nashville
”TK Tom Kent was actually the first person to hire me to talk on the radio. I was his dollar five DJ on WAVA in Washington DC one night in 1985. And you thought your first paycheck sucked! (I never cashed the check.) For this reason, clearly I was obligated to put The Ultimate Party on 3WS. Seriously though, TK puts on an awesome show with tons of interaction and energy. We love it!“
David Edger
SVP Programming
IHeartMedia-Pittsburgh
”Tom is a big part of Rewind 100.7....he's great, having fun, taking calls and gives you that live feel that you just don’t get when your voice traced. “
Justin Taylor
Program Director
KYMV
Salt Lake City
”The Tom Kent Ultimate Party is a great addition to our weekend programming. TK has a vibrant and fun-loving spirt that comes across in such a positive way, and The Ultimate Party is perfect for kicking off your shoes and having some fun on a Saturday night. “
Kim Faris
Program Director
WRZX- BIG 106.5/Dayton
”Tom brings a great energy and fun factor to Majic 105.7! He fits seamlessly into our presentation and always delivers on all counts!“
Keith Abrams
Regional SVP Programming/North Ohio Region - National Brand Coordinator
iHeartMedia Markets Group
”Tom Kent knocks it out of the ballpark for us in Toledo, OH. The music and energy is big time, fun radio the way it should be!! I couldn't be more pleased with when Tom hits the air!! Love it, Love it, Love it!!“
Cliff Smithers
Program Director
93-5 WRQN – FM
Cumulus Media Toledo
”Tom Kent gets it. His shows are loaded with energy, excitement and entertainment. I’d be proud to have him on any station I consult“
Gary Berkowitz
Berkowitz Broadcast Consulting
Programming Consultant to Adult Contemporary Radio
Detroit
”Tom’s show will bring instant energy and excitement to your station. He is a pleasure to work with and will do everything humanly possible to make sure the show sounds integrated into your brand and community.“
David Moore
Operations Manager
WOLX 94.9 FM Entercom
Madison
”103.7 KEYN started with Tom Kent on the weekends to keep the tempo rolling. It didn't take long until KEYN listeners were asking for Tom everyday! Now the energy and fun Tom brings to KEYN is 7 days a week . Exciting radio each evening playing the Hits and having FUN! A true friend to the KEYN listener the way radio should be.“
Jack Oliver
Program Director
Classic Hits 103.7 KEYN
Entercom Wichita
”Tom is the ultimate host. He consistently delivers great music, tons of personality, and sounds like he’s loving every minute he’s on the air. Quite simply, he makes radio fun for the listener.“
Michael R. La Crosse
Operations Manager
KOST 103.5 FM IHeart Media
Los Angeles
”We are excited to have Tom Kent and “The Classic Hits Countdown” as part of the KLOU lineup on Sunday mornings. Tom’s energy, enthusiasm, and great on-air presentation is an asset we’re looking forward to having on 103.3 KLOU.“
David Adams
Program Director
KLOU-FM 103.3
St. Louis, MO
”Tom Kent is what FUN radio should be. And FUN = PPM Ratings. We love Tom so much, we have him on 7 days a week in Memphis! The custom liners and technology are also excellent on Tom’s shows.“
Brad Carson
Program Director
WKQK 94.1 FM Entercom
Memphis
”Tom goes above and beyond in helping us make his show as local as the rest of the station. Despite our efforts to over-work him, he continues to deliver. His team is also very responsive, and provides us with very good customer service.“
Rico Garcia
Director of Programming/Operations KCCL
Results Radio
Sacramento
”Tom Kent is the consummate personality. He brings experience and a great deal of passion to every performance. All you have to do is listen. Tom Kent is having the most fun on the radio . . . ever!“
Mark St. John
Senior Vice President
Zapoleon Media Strategies
Houston
”Tom Kent & Mix 96.5 own Asheville’s radio airwaves every Saturday night with “Lovin Life–Livin’ the 80′s”. Our listeners always comment on TK’s energy and the great music mix he serves up every weekend. I’m glad he’s on our team.“
Neal Sharpe
Operations Manager
Saga Communications-Mix 96.5
Ashville, NC
”Tom is one of the most passionate air talents in America! Every time he opens the microphone, the magic happens! His interaction with listeners is second to none. We’re extremely excited to have his show in TampaBay!“
Scott Walker
CBS Program Director
WRBQ “Q-105″
Tampa
”Tom brings an energy and entertainment value to Majic 105.7 that fits us perfectly! And with proper care and feeding, he sounds like he’s in our studio every day talking with our local listeners!“
Keith Abrams
Operations Manager
WMJI 105.7 FM
I Heart Media
Cleveland
”When looking for a great, entertaining, compelling, and fun talent, a programmer need look no further than Tom Kent. We are overjoyed to have Tom as a part of the KCMO family!“
Joe Russo
Brand Manager
KCMO 94.9 FM
Cumulus Media
Kansas City
”Anyone can play Classic Hits and as we say in the business, it’s what’s between the songs that count. That’s why we are extremely pleased to have Tom Kent's 24/7 Fun! as a huge driving force behind KSUG-FM. Our station is FUN to listen to.“
Ali Sugg
Owner
Red River Radio
”TK’s unique blend of energy, passion, and just plain fun make him a perfect fit for The Walrus. He’s simply one of the best communicators in our business today.“
Mike Shepard
Operations Manager
BCA Radio
XPRS 105-7 FM “The Walrus”
San Diego
”Tom’s shows are fun, upbeat and interactive! We love the added visibility that they’re giving Mix 92.9 . They are a perfect spotlight!“
Barbara Bridges
Program Director
WJXA 92.9 FM
Nashville
”Time is our most precious resource and when listeners give us their time, they expect entertainment and satisfaction. Tom Kent understands how to deliver the feel good formula in every show. TK is definitely on the Top Shelf of entertainers!“
Jeff McCarthy
Vice President – Programming
Midwest Communications
Green Bay, WI
”Tom Kent brings endless energy and excited to our lineup at Cool 93.9 in Springfield, IL. He’s got chemistry with listeners that sounds like he’s right here in the studio!“
Amy Nelson
Brand Manager – WQQL FM
Saga Communications
Springfield, IL
”Tom Kent immediately increases the fun on your station. He prepares his shows with PPM in mind, without suffocating his creativity. He’s fun, upbeat, and willing to do whatever it takes to make his show work within the parameters your station.“
Greg Carpenter
Program Director
WLIF-FM CBS Radio
Baltimore
”Tom has been an excellent addition to 95.7 WZID. Our Saturday nights are upbeat, fun and loaded with great ‘80s music and personality! If TK is available in your market, grab it before your competition does.“
Pat McKay
Brand Manager/Operations Manager
SAGA Communications – 95.7 WZID
Manchester, NH
”Tom Kent is a world class talent. We are excited to have “TK” as a part of the 93.9 Lite FM Chicago lineup. Tom is awesome and entertaining. Period.“
Tony Coles
Senior Vice-President Programming
I Heart Media West
WLIT-FM
Chicago
”Tom has given us a 5.5 on Saturday night that ranks us #4 W 25-54 and put us ahead of our competing stations. With two CHR and a News/Talk ahead of us I call this a win for Rewind.“
Justin Taylor
Brand Manager/ Music Director / AirTalentKYMV-KEGA
SimmonsMediaGroup
SaltLake City, UT
”I know first hand that “TK” Tom Kent began his endeavor with a passionate belief that “personality” is the key ingredient which separates radio from a digital jukebox. Tom’s perseverance has since paid off!“
Jimmy Steele
Director of Operations & Brand Manager
WSNY “Sunny 94.7″
Saga Communications
Columbus, OH
”TK is the ultimate party meister and the king of party tuneage! I love the way we’re able to seamlessly incorporate our station IDs into the show. I love hearing Tom answer the phone using our station name immediately followed by a request for a fun party song! It’s a perfect fit for Saturday nights at the Jersey shore!“
Paul Kelly
VP of Broadcast Operations
Longport Media (Kool 98.3)
”Powerline” is a signature product for TKRN, and I’m so glad that it has returned in its present form and that we are able to bring it to our Beach 95.1 audience every week. I’m proud to be associated with your fantastic operation!“
David Nolin
Operations Manager
WBPC-FM Beach 95.1 FM
Panama City
”Tom brings the "A" Game every Saturday Night for us. Great energy! Fun! And The Kind Of Music You Need For The Party!“
Rusty James
Operations Manager
Midwest Communications Evansville, IN
104.1 WIKY
”Every young jock should be listening to Tom Kent…that’s how it’s done!“
“Big” Benny Martinez
Program Director
American General Media – KABG Big 98.5
Albuquerque
”Tom Kent is a compelling talent who knows how to relate to our listeners. We love the variety and entertainment value that “Tom Kent’s Music Magazine” brings to the airwaves every single day!“
Ken Payne
Program Director
Lincoln Financial
WMXJ 102.7 FM
Miami
”When it comes to juicing up the fun level on your station, Tom Kent is like a slugger on steroids. An Instant party… just add TK. I’m glad he’s on our team at B101.“
Bill George
Program Director
I Heart Media
WWBB “B-101″
Providence, RI