Cox Media Group/Connecticut Promotes Keith Dakin
August 20, 2012 at 12:42 PM (PT)
COX MEDIA GROUP/CONNECTICUT has named KEITH DAKIN as its new OM/Dir. Digital Strategy, effective AUGUST 24th. In this new role, DAKIN will oversee all programming, marketing and digital efforts for WEZN (STAR 99.9), WPLR and WFOX. Previously DAKIN was Dir./Rock Programming and Digital Strategy at Rock WPLR/NEW HAVEN.
"This is a great opportunity to tap internal talent to fill leadership positions, and I'm extremely excited to see what KEITH can do with our CONNECTICUT radio properties," said VP/Market Manager KRISTIN OKESSON. "He has an incredibly strong vision and desire to take STAR to #1, and his creative mojo is also a big asset to our team. I’m thrilled to see it spread over to STAR."
"I've had a tremendous two years with the rock properties in CONNECTICUT, and I'm really excited to take the reins at STAR," added DAKIN. "The current team is talented, driven and hyper-creative. I can’t wait to dominate the BRIDGEPORT market."