In February 2020, Marquee Sports Network will be ready to launch, in partnership with Sinclair Broadcast Group. Who will be leading the effort? A former MSG executive will be responsible for driving the success of Marquee Sports Network, as its first GM.
Host Lauren Ash led the room in helping usher in the 2019 Gracie Award winners, whose stories spanned from uplifting and empowering narratives to stories that touched on important issues such as diversity, human trafficking and women’s reproductive rights.
The nation's No. 1 owner of radio stations has a new individual charged with managing its relationship with the investor community. But, the bigger headline may be the confirmation that a reconstituted iHeartMedia will see its stock soon traded on the NASDAQ exchange.
For the last five years, Karl Alonso Meyer was a key executive in Los Angeles for Univision Communications.Now, he's returning to the company he worked at from February 2004 until his June 2014 entry into Univision.
For 14 years from 2005, Michael Schwimmer served as CEO of Fuse Media, the entity that on April 23 initiated a voluntary, pre-packaged Chapter 11 financial restructuring. He won't be around to see Fuse emerge from debtor-in-possession status ... and is back at DISH.
The senior manager of technical standards at Sony Home Entertainment & Sound Products – America has been selected to serve as Chairman of the ATSC Technology Group overseeing ATSC 3.0 Next Gen TV standards.
For two years, Brian Katz served as a VP and the head of Advanced TV for New York-based Eyeview, where he had oversight of addressable and connected TV product development. Now, this NBCUniversal veteran has joined Magid to grow its "eDNA" product.
Riedel Communications has enjoyed of late a rapidly growing presence in the U.S. and Canada. To further its efforts from Halifax to Honolulu, the company has appointed industry veteran Rich Zabel as Vice President of Sales for North America.
Josh Medlock’s radio career started in Washington, D.C., as an intern at WPGC-FM. He would go on to serve as OM of CBS Radio in Baltimore, and then as OM of the syndicated Kidd Kraddick In The Morning radio show. He's been with Mediabase since 2010 and is now promoted.
Les Vann has retired as VP/GM of Meredith Corp.'s FOX affiliate in Greenville-Spartanburg, S.C. We now know who is filling his shoes at the station.
In September 2013, Kathy Levak joined Lockwood Broadcast Group as the Local Sales Manager for one of its stations in Norfolk. She rose to GSM in January at the independent TV station, and has now received another promotion.
The individual who until now has served as EVP and Executive Creative Director for iHeartMedia since joining the company in 2017 has just been promoted to Chief Creative Officer and EVP for the newly branded in-house creative group “TheStudio at iHeartMedia.”
For three decades, Kellie Holeman-Szenderski served as a radio industry leader, eventually becoming Market President for what is today iHeartMedia in Toledo, Ohio. Holeman-Szenderski recently transferred to iHeart’s Greensboro cluster, and her successor is now known.
Pryor Cashman has added two leading entertainment attorneys to its roster. This will see the opening of a Miami office, which will be led by two legal professionals who both join the firm from Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP.
The Mentoring & Inspiring Women in Radio (MIW) Group has revealed the four radio professionals who have been selected to participate as mentees in the 2019 MIW Group Mildred Carter Mentoring Program.