SummitMedia Names An Engineering Head


SummitMedia, the owner of radio stations in such markets as Honolulu and Birmingham, Alabama, has appointed a VP of Engineering.

He is a radio veteran with more than 30 years of engineering experience and was Chief Engineer for the company.

Earning the job is Tom Scott. He’ll manage engineering for all of SummitMedia’s markets, which also include Greenville-Spartanburg; Knoxville; Louisville; Omaha; Richmond; Springfield, Mo.; Wichita; and Tuscaloosa, Ala.

“We are delighted for Tom to direct all Engineering efforts for SummitMedia,” said SummitMedia CEO Carl Parmer. “It is certainly a well deserved promotion. His depth
of knowledge and strategic vision will be invaluable to us as we continue to innovate
and evolve the technical side of our business.”

He succeeds Dennis Sloatman, who has retired.

Scott has previously served as a Chief Engineer for Cox Media Group and iHeartMedia predecessor Clear Channel.