E.W. Scripps Company

A New Scripps CIO

The new Chief Information Officer at Scripps succeeds Bob Carson, who retired as CIO on April 1. Carson's successor has held roles at both The E.W. Scripps Company and Scripps Networks Interactive (SNI) as a strategy consultant, finance leader, procurement officer and technology executive.

KLOVE, Air1 Get Their First Chief Content Officer

The nation’s largest Contemporary Christian Music radio station operator — also the No. 2 licensee in the U.S., behind iHeartMedia, has hired a Chief Content Officer. It's a first for Educational Media Foundation (EMF), and puts Jim Houser in the driver's seat for its two national CCM networks.

From ‘the Netflix for Bollywood’ To Pluto

Free streaming television service Pluto TV is welcoming a new Chief Product Officer to its executive ranks. In addition, Pluto has just named a new SVP of Programming, overseeing the execution of the ViacomCBS company's growth strategy.

Westwood One Honored Among Global NYF Radio Awards Winners

Compelling podcasts and audiobooks, dramas, documentaries, breaking news coverage entertainment and music specials created by storytellers around the globe impressed judges as the New York Festivals Radio Awards revealed on Tuesday its Storytellers Gala award winners. Among the U.S. entities honored: Cumulus Media-owned Westwood One.

Application Window Extended For MIW Mentoring Program

Currently in its 19th year, the experience pairs women working in radio with female professionals who are recognized leaders from all aspects of the broadcasting industry. vCreative, the nation’s leading provider of media workflow solutions, is sponsoring this year’s program.
Townsquare Media Group

Lang, deCastro Moves Lead To Townsquare Shuffle

The RVP of Sales for Townsquare Media's NE Region, who also serves as VP/Sales for New Hampshire, has just been elevated to the role of Regional Market President for the company's Augusta and Portland, Me.; and Portsmouth, N.H., properties. The move comes as the person who had been in New Jersey's state capital, at "New Jersey 101.5," is going to the Big Apple.

Specialty Data Systems (SDS) Selects A New VP/Sales

For 13 years, he was at WideOrbit, most recently in the role of Senior Sales Manager. Now, this former KBFM station manager and Entercom/Seattle sales pro is the newly named VP/Sales at Toronto-based Specialty Data Systems Inc. (SDS).
NAB / National Association of Broadcasters

NAB Board Election Results Announced

The NAB has announced the results of the 2020 NAB Radio and Television Board elections. The two-year terms of the elected board members will begin in June 2020. There are four new members of the Radio Board, while the six-member TV Board is welcoming the EVP/COO of Media Operations at TEGNA.

Magnum’s Group Engineering Director: A 16-year Entercom Vet

A media company comprised of 16 radio stations and three low-power TV stations -- all in Wisconsin -- has selected its new Group Director of Engineering. Taking the role: A 16-year Entercom veteran who exited April 10, three weeks after giving notice.

Jubal Officially Exits Hubbard’s ‘Brooke & Jubal’

On December 10, 2019, Hubbard Radio's Seattle station group selected Jeff Dubow to serve as the new Executive Producer for the highly successful Brooke & Jubal syndicated program, mostly heard in mornings across the country. Now, Dubow will be co-hosting the program heard on KQMV and on more than 50 stations through Premiere Networks.
Nexstar Broadcasting Group

Nexstar Promotes Greenville-New Bern Leader To Raleigh Role

The VP/GM of Nexstar Media Group's two television stations in Eastern North Carolina, a former President of his own sales and marketing consultancy, has been selected to serve in a similar role at the company's CBS affiliate serving DMA No. 17.

From Asst. ND To News Director At A Hearst NBC Leader

Monterey Bay is so nice, she's returned twice. In her first tour at Hearst Television's NBC affiliate serving the region, she served as a producer. In 2013, she returned for the role of Assistant News Director. Now, she's back -- as News Director.

Minnesota Public Radio Names Its New President

The former Managing Editor of Operations at the Minneapolis Star Tribune, most recently in charge of leadership programs at the non-profit Bush Foundation, has been selected to serve as the next President of Minnesota Public Radio (MPR).

A New VP/News At Telemundo/Nueva York

A 12-time local Emmy winner and 20-year bilingual news pro is leaving the North Texas Metroplex for the Big Apple. Once there, he'll serve as VP/News for the NBCUniversal Telemundo O&O serving the nation's biggest DMA.

Mike Murphy Is Retiring At KMOV-4. Here’s His Successor

At the end of June, Mike Murphy will officially enter retirement, concluding a run as VP/GM at CBS affiliate KMOV-4 in St. Louis that began in 2015. Who is replacing him at the Meredith Corp.-owned station? Look no further than its Director of Sales.

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