Cumulus VP/Ops Tom Schurr Exits
January 25, 2016 at 6:15 AM (PT)
ALL ACCESS confirms that CUMULUS MEDIA SVP/Operations TOM SCHURR has exited. A company spokesperson said there will be no replacement named.
In DECEMBER (NET NEWS 12/16/2015), CEO MARY BERNER announced new duties for several execs, including SCHURR, who would be "overseeing the business aspects of programming, including organization and prioritization, resource allocation, and budget responsibilities."
SCHURR joined CUMULUS in MARCH of last year (NET NEWS 3/16/2015). He was previously CLEAR CHANNEL/iHEARTMEDIA Pres./Operations, with direct responsibility for all major market operations across the U.S. While at CLEAR CHANNEL/iHEART MEDIA, SCHURR managed markets including HOUSTON and DALLAS, and as a regional operations executive over the SOUTH EAST and EAST Regions, was responsible for the oversight of 100 markets and 500 stations. Prior to that, he held VP/Market Manager posts in HOUSTON and LOUISVILLE for JACOR COMMUNICATIONS, and was VP/Market Manager for CITICASTERS/SACRAMENTO.