Karen DeFriez Joins Westwood One As Affiliate Sales Manager
October 7, 2015 at 9:00 AM (PT)
WESTWOOD ONE has tapped veteran station rep KAREN DEFRIEZ as an Affiliate Sales Manager. DEFRIEZ will be responsible for clearances and on-air maintenance for WESTWOOD ONE's Country properties, including the NASH programming platforms "AMERICA'S MORNING SHOW," "NASH NIGHTS LIVE," "KICKIN' IT WITH KIX," and "AMERICAN COUNTRY COUNTDOWN." She is based in NASHVILLE and will report to WESTWOOD ONE Sr. Dir./Affiliate Sales DONNY WALKER.
Previous stops for DEFRIEZ include nearly 17 years as an Affiliate Sales Director for PREMIERE NETWORKS, and various on-air and promotions director stops in NASHVILLE and WAYNESBORO, PA.
"WESTWOOD ONE is home to some of the brightest media talent in the Country format, and I'm thrilled and excited to be on the team that [WESTWOOD ONE SVP/Affiliate Sales] DENNIS [GREEN] and DONNY have created," said DEFRIEZ. "I'm especially looking forward to working closely with the NASH brand and promoting its assets to stations across the U.S." Congratulate DEFRIEZ here.