KBEB Sacramento Taps Paul Robins as New PM Drive Host
|RADIO ONLINE | Thursday, January 10, 2019|
iHeartMedia Sacramento taps Paul Robins as its new weekday PM Drive Host on AC KBEB-FM (92.5 The Breeze), effective Friday, February 1. Robins, who currently leads William Jessup University's Digital Communication and Design Bachelor of Arts degree program, will host his show from the University's studio while giving his students the opportunity to learn hands-on training with broadcast and digital content.
"I'm absolutely thrilled that Paul has agreed to join 92.5 The Breeze," said iHeartMedia Sacramento Senior VP/Programming Curtiss Johnson. "Nobody in Sacramento knows this music more than Paul Robins. He is a trusted and beloved personality and a downright institution in our city. I can't wait for him to keep Sacramento relaxed on the drive home every workday."
Robin's broadcasting career in radio began in 1984 and included stints at stations in Sacramento, Detroit and Dallas. In addition, he spent 20 years as half of "The Paul and Phil Show" on KGBY (Y92). Robins is a media veteran with an array of TV credits and awards that include being a regular contributor to the syndicated "Evening Magazine," The Discovery Channel's "The Answer Guys" and "Next Step" as well as being the recipient of two Emmy Awards and a nominee for a CableAce Award. Most recently, Robins can be seen on PBS's "America's Heartland," and just concluded more than ten years serving as the morning news anchor on FOX40 in Sacramento.
"Bringing Paul back to 92.5 The Breeze was my goal," said iHeartMedia Sacramento Market President Sara McClure. "Securing Paul with a new-found collaboration with William Jessup University takes this move to a whole new level. We have so many endless possibilities for our future broadcasters with this cutting-edge educator."
"William Jessup University is very excited to welcome Paul Robins to our faculty and team," said William Jessup University President Dr. John Jackson. "Paul brings an amazing wealth of experience that elevates our Digital Media