Cumulus Media Appoints Nikki Blakk as On-Air Personality, Afternoon Drive, for San Francisco Classic Rocker 107.7 The Bone/KSAN-FM

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – DECEMBER 5, 2022 — Cumulus Media (NASDAQ: CMLS) announces that it has appointed Nikki Blakk as On-Air Host, Afternoon Drive for Bay Area Classic Rock station, 107.7 The Bone/KSAN-FM. Blakk, a Bay Area native, started her radio broadcasting career while a student at San Francisco State University, when she interned for 107.7 The Bone. She has since held on-air positions at Rock 96.7/KMRQ-FM in Modesto, CA, KSJO-FM in San Jose, CA, 101.7 The Fox in Santa Rosa, CA, and at 107.7 The Bone, where she spent a decade behind the microphone. In 2015, Blakk’s career took her to the concerts and touring arena, where she was most recently Road Manager for Jackson Browne.

Blakk will be heard on 107.7 The Bone beginning Monday, December 5th, and airs weekdays from 2:00pm-7:00pm.

Chasta Michaelis, Program Director, 107.7 The Bone, said: “Nikki has a long and important history with KSAN, spending 10 years at the station previously. I’m confident she will bring a great deal of experience, knowledge, passion, and familiarity to The Bonehead family. We are very excited about the future with Nikki Blakk back at The Bone.”

Nikki Blakk commented: When I left radio in 2015, it was always my intention to return. I had intended to do it sooner, but better late than never! I am looking forward to reuniting with my Bonehead Family and coming home to where it all began and where I belong, 107.7 The Bone.”

For more information or to stream 107.7 The Bone, visit: https://www.1077thebone.com/.

About Cumulus Media 

Cumulus Media (NASDAQ: CMLS) is an audio-first media company delivering premium content to over a quarter billion people every month — wherever and whenever they want it. Cumulus Media engages listeners with high-quality local programming through 405 owned-and-operated radio stations across 86 markets; delivers nationally-syndicated sports, news, talk, and entertainment programming from iconic brands including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, CNN, the AP, the Academy of Country Music Awards, and many other world-class partners across more than 9,500 affiliated stations through Westwood One, the largest audio network in America; and inspires listeners through the Cumulus Podcast Network, its rapidly growing network of original podcasts that are smart, entertaining and thought-provoking. Cumulus Media provides advertisers with personal connections, local impact and national reach through broadcast and on-demand digital, mobile, social, and voice-activated platforms, as well as integrated digital marketing services, powerful influencers, full-service audio solutions, industry-leading research and insights, and live event experiences. Cumulus Media is the only audio media company to provide marketers with local and national advertising performance guarantees. For more information visit www.cumulusmedia.com.

Contact: Lisa Dollinger, Dollinger Strategic Communication for Cumulus Media, 512.633.4084, lisa@dollcomm.com.