Jean Clifton Named CFO/EVP At Dial Global
June 14, 2012 at 7:59 AM (PT)
PLATINUM STRATEGIC PARTNERS, LLC founder JEAN CLIFTON is joining DIAL GLOBAL as CFO/EVP, effective JUNE 25th. CLIFTON served as EVP/CFO at PENTON MEDIA and SVP/CFO of the READER'S DIGEST ASSOCIATION and in executive positions at the JOURNAL REGISTER COMPANY and OLYMPUS MEDIA, among other stops. HIRAM LAZAR, who had been serving as DIAL GLOBAL's CFO, remains on board as Chief Administrative Officer.
"I am excited by the opportunity to join the management team of DIAL GLOBAL," said CLIFTON. "I have great respect for what they have accomplished in the last several years and look forward to helping the company in its latest phase of expansion and development."
Co-CEO SPENCER BROWN said, "DIAL GLOBAL's management team is excited to welcome JEAN. Her breadth of experience will be a key asset as DIAL GLOBAL successfully transitions from integrating WESTWOOD ONE to a more strategic growth phase of our business."