Sean R. Creamer To Be Appointed CEO Of Arbitron Effective January 1st
December 13, 2012 at 3:06 PM (PT)
The Board of Directors of ARBITRON announced plans to appoint SEAN R. CREAMER as Pres./CEO effective JANUARY 1st.
Upon his appointment, CREAMER will succeed WILLIAM T. KERR, who has announced his intention to retire as Pres./CEO on JANUARY 1st.
"The Board of Directors and I are very pleased to welcome SEAN as Pres./CEO of ARBITRON," said Chairman of ARBITRON's Board of Directors PHILIP GUARASCIO. "SEAN is a seasoned media and marketing executive with years of leadership experience at ARBITRON. We would like to thank BILL KERR on behalf of everyone at ARBITRON for his many contributions to the company as Pres./CEO.
KERR said, "An important priority throughout my three-year tenure as ARBITRON CEO has been to build a strong team of senior executives. In his time as Chief Operating Officer, as head of U.S Media Services and as CFO, SEAN has consistently demonstrated he possesses the skills, temperament and vision necessary to lead ARBITRON."
KERR will continue to serve on the ARBITRON Board of Directors.