Saga Names Bob Lawrence VP/Group PD
April 9, 2015 at 2:36 PM (PT)
SAGA COMMUNICATIONS has appointed BOB LAWRENCE VP/Group PD. Succeeding STEVE GOLDSTEIN, LAWRENCE previously was Pres./CEO of PINNACLE MEDIA WORLDWIDE, a company that worked with radio clients in the areas of strategic research, product direction, and brand focus.
“We had excellent candidates express interest in the position of VP/Group PD for SAGA,” SAGA COMMUNICATIONS Pres./CEO EDWARD K. CHRISTIAN said. “We have worked with BOB LAWRENCE and PINNACLE for years and have always been impressed with his radio knowledge, analysis, and solutions to problems. He already understands the SAGA culture and this will be a seamless transition for him and us. I welcome BOB as a member of our team.”
“I’m so very honored and thrilled that ED CHRISTIAN has invited me to join the many talented managers and programmers at one of the most respected and successful media companies in the industry,” LAWRENCE said. “Leaving such a labor of love as PINNACLE MEDIA after so many years is indeed, difficult. I have created so many wonderful, lifelong friendships but I am very blessed and grateful for this new and exciting chapter with SAGA.”