Market Vet Herndon Hasty Returns To Radio As VP/Sales For Cumulus/Kansas City
May 21, 2015 at 6:24 AM (PT)
CUMULUS MEDIA has tapped 36-year KANSAS CITY radio broadcast veteran HERNDON HASTY as VP/Sales for its eight-station cluster in KANSAS CITY, which includes Classic Rock KCFX, Classic Hits KCMO, Top 40 KCHZ, Urban AC KMJK and Adult Hits KCJK. HASTY was most recently VP/Co-Market Manager for ENTERCOM/KANSAS CITY, following 11 years with CBS RADIO/KANSAS CITY, where he was SVP/Market Manager.
Midwest RVP DONNA BAKER said, "There is simply not another sales leader with the legacy of respect, results, and development of the best teams in KC Media than 'H'. HERNDON as my partner with the tremendous sales management and sales talent on our KC/CUMULUS teams are focused passionately on delivering wins for our clients and we will having fun doing it. This is the Dream Team!"
HASTY said, “I’m thrilled to be back in radio in the city I love, working with the best stations in the market to deliver the most creative and effective marketing solutions for our advertisers. KANSAS CITY is a great radio city and CUMULUS/KANSAS CITY’s programming and citywide presence are unmatched. After years in KANSAS CITY radio, the opportunity to create and lead the best-in-class sales operations team for these dynamic stations is one I just couldn’t pass up. I’m excited to jump in with the team this week and get to work for our clients.”