Mark Gary Upped To Katz Radio Group President; Chad Brown Assumes Gary's Former Role
August 16, 2006 at 2:21 PM (PT)
KATZ MEDIA GROUP CEO STU OLDS has promoted KATZ RADIO Pres. MARK GARY to President of KATZ RADIO GROUP. In the wake of this move, the company names CHAD BROWN as the new Pres. of KATZ RADIO, effective 9/5. BROWN most recently served as VP & GM of WCBS-F/NEW YORK.
On the GARY promotion, OLDS commented, "MARK has demonstrated a keen ability to hire, train and manage exceptional talent. He also possesses a demand for excellence that reflects KATZ's long history. I have complete confidence in his abilities to direct the future of the KRG."
Commenting on BROWN, OLDS added, "CHAD BROWN's extensive experience on both the representation and station side of our business will serve our team well. Throughout his career, he has demonstrated a stellar record of sales success and earned the respect of those working alongside him. Together, MARK, CHAD and the exceptional, tenured sales team of KATZ RADIO GROUP will partner with our station clients to generate new business opportunites and additional revenue for radio."