Radio One Names Samuel Rogers VP/National Sales
January 28, 2013 at 11:52 AM (PT)
RADIO ONE, INC. has appointed SAMUEL ROGERS VP/National Sales. Boasting over 30 years in the broadcasting industry, ROGERS, who starts JAN. 30th, most recently was Market Manager and VP/Political and Platform Sales for CUMULUS RADIO.
"I am extremely excited to be part of RADIO ONE's team after having competed against them for most of my career," ROGERS said. "I really am looking forward to working with a great group of professionals and outstanding properties. By coordinating our national sales efforts, we will be able to offer advertisers access to the substantial buying power of the African-American market coupled with the speed and efficiency advertisers and their agencies demand in today's environment. This is a great opportunity!"
"We are very pleased that SAM is now on our team," Regional VP CHRISTOPHER WEGMANN stated. "His lengthy proven track record in the D.C. market and on a national level makes him a great fit for this new position here at RADIO ONE. Under his leadership we will see more coordinated efforts from all of our radio markets and digital platforms to move us to the next level with our national clients."