Gold Coast station Hit 90.9 appoints Ali Longhurst as content director

After rebranding from Sea FM to Hit 90.9 earlier in the week, Southern Cross Austereo’s Gold Coast FM station has appointed a new content director.

The announcement:

Ali Longhurst Appointed Gold Coast’s Hit 90.9 Content Director

The Gold Coast’s Hit 90.9 has announced Alisson (Ali) Longhurst as their Content Director taking over from Corey Kay as he moves into his new position of Gold 92.5 Content Director.

Having been part of the 90.9 Sea FM breakfast teams throughout 2015 to 2017, Ali comes back to the Gold Coast with many years’ experience as a producer. Ali comes from her most recent role as Senior Producer of Melbourne’s Fox FM with Fifi, Fev and Bryon.

Ali said, “I am absolutely thrilled to be a part the GC’s Hit 90.9 team. I consider it an honour to be working alongside such talented people who share my passion for both radio and the Gold Coast.”

“The GC is home for me – I love the people, the culture, the weather, my house in Carrara and I am ecstatic to be heading back and doing what we do best. I know this team will achieve amazing things and I can’t wait to get up there and start!” she said.

Head of the Hit Network Gemma Fordham said, “Ali will bring her breakfast show experience to our newly announced Hit 90.9 Brekkie Crew with Lise, Sarah, Ben and Dan. Ali brings a wealth of knowledge to the role, a huge amount of enthusiasm and a deep love for the Goldie.”

Ali’s appointment comes after it was announced that 90.9 Sea FM will rename to Hit 90.9 as of Monday, 29 July. Ali will commence her position at Hit 90.9 on Monday, 12 August.

Source: SCA media release


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