25-7 Media to acquire Cherry Creek Media radio staions in La Junta, Lamar
Lamar, CO – 25-7 Media, Inc. and Cherry Creek Media announced today their plans to formally file with the Federal Communications Commission to transfer ownership of 920 KLMR-AM and 93.5 KLMR-FM in Lamar and 1400 KBLJ-AM and 92.1 KTHN-FM in La Junta from Cherry Creek Media to 25-7 Media, Inc.
Regarding the transfer, Jonathan Brewster, Cherry Creek Media CEO, said, “We appreciate the great work our teams in Lamar and La Junta have done to serve their communities. With 25-7 Media’s local ownership and commitment to southern Colorado, we’re confident and pleased this effort will continue.”
25-7 Media, Inc. President and General Manager Aaron Leiker said, “Having grown up in Southeast Colorado, I have listened to these stations my entire life. I am excited to bring local ownership back to these heritage stations in our area. A commitment to serving the communities of Lamar and La Junta, Southeast Colorado, and the High Plains region will be the driving force for 25-7 Media in this new venture.”
About Cherry Creek Media
Based in the Denver metro area, Cherry Creek Media is a premier small market radio, events and digital marketing company. Cherry Creek Media operates 50 radio stations in the Rocky Mountain Region, Upper Midwest, Northwest, and Southwest. In Colorado, Cherry Creek Media owns and operates three stations in Montrose in addition to the stations in this agreement.
About 25-7 Media
25-7 Media is a media company based in Lamar, CO. Aaron Leiker serves as President and General Manager. Leiker was raised in Holly, CO. While in high school, Leiker started his radio career in Lamar. He graduated from Kansas State University with an emphasis in broadcast management. He has managed stations in both Kansas and Colorado.