A 23-year Katz Television Group veteran who has worked in several different roles, including those of SVP/Director of Sales, Sales Manager and AE has been selected as its next EVP/Director of Sales for the Midwest region.
Since August 2016, Yesenia Bello has been the U.S Multicultural Sales Lead for one of the world's biggest digital media companies. For many in media, she's also remembered for her many years at Telemundo. Now, she's taking a key multicultural sales role focused on African American and Hispanic programming at the No. 1 owner of radio stations in the U.S.
The President of HBO Domestic Television from 2002-2009 has been named EVP of Global Media and Entertainment at the television industry research consultancy. He takes the job after a decade overseeing a consultancy in which he advised the Chairman/CEO of TEGNA.
African American-focused multimedia company Urban One has selected a new SVP/General Counsel and, at the same time, a new Chief Information Officer.
The media and marketing company superserving U.S. millennial women through its multimedia lifestyle brands that owns through its Local Media arm some 17 broadcast TV stations has hired a Goop alum as its new Chief Strategy Officer.
Univision Communications has hired the former president of a television sales consultancy and a former Dayton, Ohio TV executive to lead its TV, radio, digital and social media properties — including advertising sales, marketing, news and production — in Houston.
He's been an owner of TV stations in Mississippi and the Director of Media Operations for a MVPD in northwest Ohio. He also served as a VP/GM of Nexstar's WROC-8 in Rochester, N.Y. Now, this individual is replacing Steve Nurse at Scripps' WKBW-7 in Buffalo, a one-time home for this industry veteran.
Comcast has a new leader in charge of its business across the state of Washington, where the owner of NBCUniversal and the provider of Xfinity MVPD services has more than 1.6 million residential and business customers and employs more than 4,500 individuals.
The assistant marketing manager at Envision Networks, which provides content and services to more than 2,500 radio stations, has been promoted to Affiliate Relations Manager. Taking her former role is a marketing intern who is now formally joining the company.
The ANA, through efforts led by its Alliance for Inclusive and Multicultural Marketing and fueled by the new Cultural Insights Impact Measure, has been very forthcoming on diversity and inclusion initiatives that can make a client fully understand its consumers. Now, a media company is following suit.
SiriusXM's new Chief Marketing Officer is being lured from TD Ameritrade, where she was CMO overseeing brand, advertising, social media, content marketing, corporate communications, marketing analytics, tech and operations.
The President/CEO of Cumulus Media will be honored by the Alliance for Women in Media Foundation with an award presented annually to women executives "who have made a significant impact on the media industry, while also spurring to action and emboldening other female leaders."
From September 2010 through the end of 2013, Tammy O'Dell served as Cumulus's VP/Sales in the Charleston, S.C. Now, she's returning to what is today Cumulus Media by taking on VP/Market Manager responsibilities for the company's stations in the state capital.
For nine years, David Drutz was a key figure in the sales department for one of the nation's top Sports radio stations. This was after stints at regional sports networks including Fox Sports Net and Comcast SportsNet. Now, he's taking on top duties for a pair of Alpha Media FMs.
The managing partner of both Legend Communications and Patrick Communications has been appointed to the NAB Radio Board of Directors. It comes on news of his being inducted in November as a "Giant of Broadcasting" by the Library of American Broadcasting Foundation.