Sonoma Media Group, operators of five radio stations in Santa Rosa, CA, announced Kevin Wodlinger will join the company as Local Business Development Manager on 8/12. Kevin comes to Santa Rosa after many years as a broadcaster and business leader in Grand Junction, Colorado, including serving as Market Manager for the former Cumulus Cluster in Grand Junction (now Townsquare).
Wodlinger is replacing long time employee Jeriann D’Elicio, who announced her resignation recently.
Michael O’Shea, president of Sonoma Media Group commented: “Kevin is the real-deal, a consummate sales executive with a great track record of teaching, coaching and leading in local business development. We are delighted to have his expertise and leadership in our building”.
Kent Bjugstad, SMG’s Head of Business Development added: “Kevin Wodlinger is perfectly experienced to help us direct our local sales team, add to our already solid sales core and offer more client coverage and service. We’re delighted he decided to join our team”.
“I’m very impressed with Sonoma Media Group’s commitment to local ownership and development of more local customers.” added Wodlinger…”I’m very much looking forward to relocating to beautiful Santa Rosa”.
Sonoma Media Group operates (and acquisition is pending before the FCC) five market-leading stations in Santa Rosa, including KSRO-AM, Froggy 92.9 FM, 97.7 The River FM, Mix 104.9 FM and Hot 101.7 FM. The combination of stations is the largest ratings and revenue group in the Santa Rosa market.