John McConnell Joins Workhouse Media
January 20, 2015 at 3:53 AM (PT)
Longtime radio network executive JOHN MCCONNELL is joining talent and content management company WORKHOUSE MEDIA as EVP, based in NEW YORK. MCCONNELL served as SVP/Programming for ABC RADIO NETWORKS for many years; he has more recently consulted and served as Pres./ENTERTAINMENT RADIO NETWORKS and as head of ALTA CREATIVE MANAGEMENT's ACM BROADCAST division, and has been active as executive board member and vice-chair of the CHRISTOPHER AND DANA REEVE FOUNDATION.
WORKHOUSE MEDIA Principal/CEO PAUL B. ANDERSON said, “JOHN comes to WORKHOUSE MEDIA with a powerful combined background in programming, syndication and strategy. His track record is both broad and deep, and the industry recognizes his impeccable reputation for integrity and results.”
MCCONNELL said, “We need to be able to identify and develop where talent is going before the next wave online and at every stage in their broadcast careers. I’ve been fortunate to work with individuals from the greatest broadcasters there ever were to the next generation of stars. Today’s media environment shows you have to have an incredible, multi-faceted grasp of what talent needs in order to succeed, and PAUL and I share an enthusiasm for developing and nurturing our creative partners at every level and stage of growth.”