Katz Media Group Names Mark Rosenthal CEO
March 5, 2014 at 11:51 AM (PT)
KATZ MEDIA GROUP (KMG) has given KATZ RADIO GROUP CEO MARK ROSENTHAL additional duties as CEO of KATZ MEDIA GROUP, where he will now also oversee KATZ TELEVISION GROUP. His new responsibility highlights KMG’s continued commitment to advance, expand and transform its business to deliver even more unique opportunities to advertisers through innovative, results-driven media solutions for all the KATZ clients.
“In this highly competitive media environment it’s important to have the right leadership in place, and MARK's enormous range of experience across radio, television and digital media, as well as the agency world, makes him the perfect person to lead both KATZ RADIO GROUP and KATZ TELEVISION GROUP,” CLEAR CHANNEL COMMUNICATIONS Pres./CFO RICH BRESSLER said. "Under MARK’s strong leadership, the KRG team is already spearheading major integrated marketing campaigns for key media partners and taking significant steps forward in our intensified effort to drive substantial growth for all KATZ clients.”
“There is no other company that can even come close to the massive reach, local targeting abilities and effectiveness of KATZ TELEVISION GROUP and KATZ RADIO GROUP,” said ROSENTHAL. “My goal is to grow and develop the company’s assets to continue to provide KATZ clients with a one-of-a-kind media partner. We are committed to driving results for advertisers with the most impactful media solutions, now and into the future.”