Cumulus Promotes Melissa Galliani to Sales Manager For KGO, KSFO
April 7, 2015 at 12:42 PM (PT)
CUMULUS MEDIA has promoted BAY AREA sales executive MELISSA GALLIANI to General Sales Manager for News/Talk KGO-A (810) and KSFO-A (HOT TALK 560).
GALLIANI was previously Team Leader and Senior Account Manager at the two stations, a position she has held since 2012. Previously, she was Local Sales Manager for KSFO, Local Sales Manager for CBS RADIO’s KFRC/S.F., and was in Business Development for KNTV-NBC, also in S.F.
GALLIANI began her media sales career in 2000 as Account Executive for KGO, with an undergraduate degree from SAN FRANCISCO STATE UNIVERSITY and an MBA in Strategic Leadership from DOMINICAN UNIVERSITY.
CUMULUS VP Sales Newstalk JAYSSON RENO commented: “MELISSA's long-term association with both KGO and KSFO makes her an invaluable asset within our company. Her high level of integrity, dedication and track record made her the perfect fit for this opportunity. I want to congratulate her on this well-deserved promotion to General Sales Manager of the CUMULUS Newstalks in SAN FRANCISCO.”
GALLIANI added: “I’m excited and pleased to be a part of the management team of KGO and KSFO, two brands that I hold close to my heart. I appreciate the opportunity to work with the radio stations in this new capacity and will continue to value the team spirit for reaching our goals individually and collectively, and for meeting the needs of our marketing partners and advertisers.”