97.1 Zht Utah Introduction
KZHT is an American radio station that serves in the metropolitan area of Salt Lake City. The slogan of the station is “Salt Lake’s #1 Hit Music Station”. This station is owned by the iHeartMedia, which is an US mass media company based in San Antonia, United States. The studios of 97.1 Zht Utah
is located in West Valley City, whereas their transmitter site is situated in Oquirrh Mountains. They also have some sister stations that is named as KJMY, KNRS, KODJ, KAAZ-FM, and KWDZ.
The radio station was started on 1 February 1961 as KLUB-FM whereas they changed their named to KZHT at 94.9 in 1989.
97.1 Zht Utah Owner
iHeartMedia was started as Clear Channel Communications was started in 1972 by B.J. Red McCombs and Lowry Mays. The total revenue generated by the company in 2015 was US$ 6.242 billion. Along with 97.1 Zht Utah, the company owned many other radio stations that broadcasted in the different parts of the country. There are more than 20,500 people employed by the company through which they control their radio broadcasting and outdoor advertising operations.
Presently, this company is owned jointly by Thomas H. Lee Partners and Bain Capital. They have divided their operations into many different divisions, such as iHeart Communications, iHeart Media Capital, Broader Media and iHeartMedia and Entertainment. Along with United States, the company has operations in many other countries that include Australia, Norway, New Zealand, Mexico, Switzerland, Mauritius, United Kingdom, and Brazil.