CBS Radio Names Jim Ryan SVP/Programming
December 22, 2014 at 7:03 AM (PT)
JIM RYAN has been named SVP/Programming at CBS RADIO, it was announced today by EVP/Programming CHRIS OLIVIERO. The appointment is effective immediately.
In this new position, RYAN will serve as a source of programming expertise and develop key initiatives and strategies for all of CBS RADIO’s music stations across the country. He retains his title as PD for Classic Hits WCBS-F and Hot AC WWFS/NEW YORK as part of his contract extension with CBS RADIO.
“JIM is universally recognized as one of the premiere music programming minds in the industry and he surely has the ratings’ resume to back it up,” said OLIVIERO. “This well-deserved expanded role will allow our stations and programmers to benefit from his world class experience and knowledge. I am thrilled that Jim will be helping us craft the future of our industry leading brands and shaping the sound of our stations for years to come.”