Jim Jones Named Sr. Dir./News Affiliate Sales At Westwood One
August 6, 2014 at 11:58 AM (PT)
WESTWOOD ONE has named JIM JONES as Sr. Dir./News Affiliate Sales. JONES, who was most recently at FOCUS 360 and previously served as VP/Affiliate Sales, News/Talk for the previous incarnation of WESTWOOD ONE, will report to SVP/Affiliate Sales DENNIS GREEN.
GREEN said, “JIM has an extensive knowledge of the news product and has been involved in the affiliation of major news networks with a high level of success. Our affiliates will have the benefit of JIM and his team’s knowledge of integrating our new white label news product into the stations lineup as we find new audiences to bring news and information from around the world.”
JONES said, “I am excited to rejoin WESTWOOD ONE, helping radio stations deliver meaningful news and information to listeners across the country. After more than 20 years producing and selling News/Talk content, I am glad to represent the best news brands and content in the business. I look forward to continuing the highest level of service and delivery with WESTWOOD ONE’s new white label news product, launching this fall.”