Chad Benson doesn’t look or sound like a typical talk radio host. His conversational, informative and FUNNY take on the issues has been a refreshing addition to talk stations around the country. Listeners love Chad’s take on the hard news delivered in a thoughtful and entertaining way. And that explains why Chad is featured on some of the most highly rated talk stations in the country and delivers the demos that talk radio needs most.
“Chad is reinventing the talk format” Bill White, Program Director, KFBK-AM/FM iHeart Media Sacramento
His current affiliates include: KTAR-FM Phoenix, KXL-FM, Portland, KSTE Sacramento, WIBC-FM Indianapolis, WOKV-FM Jacksonville, WDBO Orlando and KRMG-AM/FM Tulsa–just to name a few.
Chad is part of a New Generation of talk hosts that is able to connect with talk’s existing demo while bringing new and younger listeners into the format. Chad is an accomplished talk show host boasting over 22 years experience in the entertainment industry.
“Great Storyteller and humorous” Ryan Hatch, Program Director, KTAR-FM Bonneville Phoenix
Chad started in music radio in the 1990s at the legendary KRTH in Los Angeles as the Executive Producer of the Robert W. Morgan Show and has also been the voice of several cartoon characters over the years including Hanna Barbera’s Droopy the Dog.
“Chad is talk radio’s next generation host” Levi May, Director of Branding & Programming, KRMG-AM/FM CMG Tulsa
In his early years, fresh out of school, Chad left everything he knew at home in Southern California to play professional soccer in Europe and was talented enough to be signed onto the rosters of several teams including the Bristol Rovers, the Fallkirk Scotland and the Portsmouth Football Club. Chad still kicks the soccer ball around a bit now but mostly with his 10 year old son Jack.