Dial Global Hires Ronald Furman As Chief Revenue Officer
June 18, 2013 at 7:49 AM (PT)
DIAL GLOBAL is bringing aboard RONALD FURMAN, who will join the company as Chief Revenue Officer. He will be based in NEW YORK CITY and will report directly to CEO PAUL CAINE. FURMAN comes to DIAL GLOBAL from INSIGNIA SPORTS/ENTERTAINMENT where he served as EVP/Managing Director.
"RON is a recognized industry leader who is proficient at building, developing, and leading high-performing sales teams across multiple media properties," said CAINE. "And the timing is perfect, as we announce that DIAL GLOBAL will broadcast over 90 games this season, including all MONDAY Night, SUNDAY Night, and THURSDAY Night Games, the THANKSGIVING DAY Triple Header, a full slate of SUNDAY Afternoon Games, the entire Post-season, and SUPER BOWL XLVIII. His deep sports knowledge and client relationships are a perfect complement to our strength in the sports market, and we look forward to working closely with RON as we continue to push the boundaries of what is possible in audio content and distribution."
"I am excited for the opportunity to be joining a company with such a deep legacy in sports programming," said FURMAN. "Audio continues to be one of the most dynamic and progressive mediums for broadcast and I’m looking forward to working with a company and a team that is leading the way and raising the bar for audio media across all platforms."