Jeff Dinetz Named NextMedia Radio Group President & COO
July 24, 2006 at 8:11 AM (PT)
As first speculated last week (NET NEWS, 7/20), NEXTMEDIA COO & EVP JEFF DINETZ has been named President & COO of NEXTMEDIA RADIO GROUP, replacing SKIP WELLER. That's a joint announcement from President & CEO STEVEN DINETZ and Chairman CARL HIRSCH.
STEVE & CARL both noted, "JEFF has worked long and hard throughout his successful career, and we are both confident he can guide our group to its highest potential in the future."
JEFF DINETZ said, "This is the position I have been training for and I know the coming months and years will be rewarding for our business. I thank both STEVEN and CARL for their vote of confidence. Competing in the radio industry has never been easy. I am confident that those executives in programming, sales, and promotions who have sincere passion and enthusiasm for radio will dictate the future. I am fortunate that we have a core management group at NEXTMEDIA who share my point of view."