Former Westwood One CEO Peter Kosann has joined Connoisseur Media as COO, responsible for day-to-day operations of the company’s radio group.
“We are extremely excited to be adding a leader of Peter’s caliber to the Connoisseur family. This is a significant step for our company as we prepare to grow our broadcast platform and expand into digital media. We fell strongly that there is an abundance of juicy opportunities and that operating excellence will be richly rewarded,” said Connoisseur Media founder & CEO Jeff Warshaw.
“Peter’s talents and experience are a great fit for us,” added EVP/CFO Mike Driscoll.
“I am honored and thrilled to join the Connoisseur team. Connoisseur has tremendous momentum in their markets and it is very exciting to be part of this group of winners,” said Kosann.
Connoisseur Media currently owns 22 stations in six markets, with stations pending launch in three other markets.