Dave Skyler AKA Sky Walker is a native Southern Californian, born and raised in Encino in the San Fernando Valley. Dave’s broadcasting career spans years of Continuous Market Dominance in Major, Large and Medium Markets with formats including Classic Hits, Hot AC, Top 40 and Conservative News Talk.
Dave is a Los Angeles Veteran having started his career at age 16 on-air at KTNQ (Ten Q), then off to KHTZ (K-Hits 97), XETRA (The Mighty 690), KYSR-FM (Star 98.7), KJLH-FM, KKBT-FM (The Beat), KBIG-FM (K-Big 104), KRLA-AM, KHHT-FM (Hot 92.3) and K-Earth 101. Sky is also the host of the syndicated ‘Hollywood Minute with Sky Walker’ feature and was the fill-in host for the former nationally syndicated ‘The Hollywood Express with (Voice Over Guru) Joe Cipriano.’
Dave’s successful Morning Shows include: News Talk, KNST in Tucson, Arizona. Hot AC, KLIT-FM (92.7 FM trimulcast) in Los Angeles. Top 40 KPOP-FM – Classic Hits KHYL-FM and Top 40 KDND-FM in Sacramento. Programming stints include: Bright Adult Contemporary KLIT-FM Los Angeles – Classic Hits KIOQ (10-Q) Sacramento and Top 40 KLAV Las Vegas. From 2006 – 2008, Dave served as the Market Manager and V.P. of Programming of Royce International Broadcasting’s Top 40 KRCK-FM in Palm Springs.
Dave’s television experience includes 3 years with KSCH-TV (now KQCA-TV) in Sacramento; anchoring the nightly news from 1985 to 1987. Then hosting a local game show on KSCH-TV; “Challenge” and a Video Dance Show, “The Beach Club with Dave Skyler” airing on (then ABC affiliate) KOVR-TV.
Dave has hosted and emceed hundreds of events, shows, commercials, concerts, cable and TV shows in Southern California, Southern Arizona, Northern California, Milwaukee, Wisconsin and has done over 1000 remotes, appearances, live broadcasts and interviews with top news makers ranging from Vice President Dick Cheney to Pop Sensation, Britney Spears. Dave was one of the original Hosts on the United Artist Preview Channel in Los Angeles (changed to the TV Guide Channel) and has made several network and featured appearances on television programs including, “The New WKRP”, “Santa Barbara”, the syndicated TV news magazine “Hard Copy” and FOX News Channel.
From 2003 to 2006, Dave hosted the #1 – Arbitron rated morning drive talk show on Clear Channel’s conservative News-Talk, 790 KNST in Tucson. In 2005, Dave added voice-tracking to his duties from Tucson for Clear Channel’s, KHHT-FM (Hot 92.3) Los Angeles. Dave returned home to Los Angeles in 2006 and continues his voice-over/voice-tracking work, creative production services, Web & Graphics Design and Part-time on the air since 2008 as “Sky Walker” at CBS Radio O&O K-Earth 101 in Los Angeles.