Radio One has announced that David Kantor has been upped from President and CEO of Reach Media to be Radio One’s CEO for its radio segment. Kantor will oversee 54 stations from 16 markets and maintain leadership of the syndicated radio portfolio that reaches over 12 million African-Americans each week.
Radio One CEO Alfred Liggins said, “I’ve been partners with David (and Tom Joyner) in Reach Media for 11 years. I highly respect his work ethic and intelligence. David’s skill-set, his business acumen, and entrepreneurial spirit are second to none. I’m excited about his leadership of our network and local radio business and I have every confidence that he will do an outstanding job.”