Pfaff Picked To Lead Biz Dev & Partnerships At Katz TV

A new EVP/Business Development and Partnerships has been named at Katz Television Group, the advertising sales company. This individual brings more than 25 years of media sales experience to this newly created position, most recently with FOX Sports, as a Regional Vice President.

AURN Ups Williams, Makes Superadio Changes

American Urban Radio Networks (AURN) has set its new SVP/Affiliate Operations and Compliance. At the same time, its cousin, Superadio, has created a EVP/Programming & Affiliate Relations role while setting a new SVP/Programming & Affiliate Relations.

Unlike Santa, This Claus Is Retiring

After a decade in the Big Easy, Mr. Claus is calling it a day. Don't worry, there are no sleigh bells involved. This Mr. Claus is a veteran radio executive who has been overseeing such stations as WWL and WEZB "B97."

CBS News Radio’s GM Retires

After 17 years as GM of CBS News Radio, an individual who has enjoyed a three-decade career with CBS News has announced her retirement. As a result, leadership duties for the division will be split by two individuals, who will report to CBS News SVP Ingrid Ciprian-Matthews.

WW1 Adds Two To Top Sales Roles

A longtime Premiere Networks sales leader has joined WW1 as its new Director of National Partnerships. Concurrently, a media industry veteran who has worked at The Weather Channel, The New York Times and Crain Communications has come board for a top regional sales role.

Gabay Grabs SVP/Comedy Slot At FOX

Jonathan Gabay has been promoted to the role of SVP/Comedy at the FOX Television Network. He reports to EVP/Comedy Development Suzanna Makkos and will help drive the development of new sitcoms for the network.
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Univision Chooses Mandala As Turner’s Successor

The Tibetan mandala is a tool for gaining wisdom and compassion and generally is depicted as a tightly balanced, geometric composition. Now, Univision Communications has committed to its own Mandala as it seeks to retain its tightly balanced ad sales efforts.

NABEF, BEA Team For Radio Show Career Fair

The NAB Education Foundation (NABEF), in partnership with the Broadcast Education Association (BEA), will host a Career Fair at the 2017 Radio Show. Employment opportunities include radio sales, technology, management and on-air positions, among others.

TV One Names Interim GM In Wake Of President’s Exit

There's an interim GM at Urban One's pay-TV TV One network. That's because Brad Siegel has exited as TV One President after 2 1/2 years, and informed the leadership team that he'll be leaving the company.

Three Former WW1 Execs Find A New Home At LRN

A trio of former Westwood One executives have joined Local Radio Networks (LRN), taking roles on LRN's 24/7 format team. Each report to CEO Steve Swick. 
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Univision Elevates Sales Pro To ‘CRO’

A Univision Communications executive who joined the multimedia company serving millennials and Latino consumers as EVP/Distribution Sales and Marketing some 9 1/2 years ago has been promoted to the newly created role of Chief Revenue Officer, effective immediately.

Here’s What Joe Uva’s Up To Now

Anyone who has been involved in Hispanic media over the last decade recognizes the name Joe Uva. Now, it is time for the rapidly growing podcast business to get familiar with Uva, who has been appointed non-executive chairman of the board of reVolver Podcasts.

GSB Expands D.C. Office With ‘Larry and Steve’

Garvey Schubert Barer (GSB) has expanded its Communications, Telecom & Media practice in the Washington, D.C., office by adding two individuals who are formerly partners in the firm Schwartz, Woods & Miller.

This Former FCC Lawyer Just Joined Davis Wright Tremaine

Davis Wright Tremaine, known for its communications and cable practice groups, has expanded with the addition of a lawyer with two decades’ experience in government, in-house, and private practice.

How Much Will The Man Set To Replace Rich Boehne Earn?

On Tuesday, August 8, a change in command at The E.W. Scripps Co. will formally take place. That's when Rich Boehne will step aside as CEO of the broadcast media company, which owns TV and radio stations. Boehne will continue as the company Chairman. Who's taking the role of President/CEO? How much will he make?

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