Steve Townsend Named Sr. Account Mgr. For Westwood One Network Sales Division
August 18, 2014 at 5:12 AM (PT)
Former CLEAR CHANNEL AC WLTW (106.7 LITE FM) and Classic Rock WAXQ (Q104.3)/NEW YORK Sales Manager STEVE TOWNSEND has joined WESTWOOD ONE as Sr. Account Manager in its network sales division, based in NEW YORK and reporting to SVP/Network Sales DARRIN KLAYMAN.
KLAYMAN said, "STEVE has a proven track record and he comes with an immeasurable wealth of sales expertise. His multimedia experience and passion fit well into our desired DNA as we strive to build a team that will provide integrated multi-platform solutions for our clients."
TOWNSEND, who also managed automotive category sales for the CLEAR CHANNEL NEW YORK cluster and previously served as LSM at crosstown then-CITADEL Hot AC WPLJ and Sales Manager at CBS RADIO's old Alternative WXRK (92.3 K-ROCK) as well as AE, NSM, and LSM at Oldies WCBS-F, said, "WESTWOOD ONE is at the forefront of delivering solutions and driving revenue for clients. From its customized content, events, talent endorsements, local activations, digital initiatives, and geo-targeted programs, it's clearly the place to be and I'm thrilled to be part of the momentum. Thanks to STEVE SHAW, RON FURMAN, and DARRIN KLAYMAN for this great opportunity."