Cox Media Group Names Rich Reis VP/GM Digital Operations
July 26, 2012 at 5:22 AM (PT)
COX MEDIA GROUP has named media industry veteran RICH REIS as its new VP/GM Digital Operations. In this newly created role, REIS will be responsible for the key focus areas of Digital Sales, Shared Content, Ad Services and Creative.
"RICH's decades of operational and media strategy expertise will lend themselves exceptionally well to this critical new role," said CMG EVP/Strategy and Digital Innovation NEIL JOHNSTON. "RICH has a great reputation as a creative thought leader who fosters innovation and talent. Given the ongoing importance of our digital strategy, RICH was a natural choice."
"After years of working with some of the best media professionals in the business, I'm excited to have the opportunity to help shape CMG’s digital future," said REIS. "CMG has routinely been at the forefront of innovation, and we are tackling the challenge of the changing digital landscape in an aggressive way. Working with our brands to build digital revenue and foster the future of our business is a challenge that I am pleased to undertake."
Prior to this position, REIS was Group VP of CMG's FLORIDA radio and television properties.