Former Station Exec, Owner George L. Sosson Dies At 70
July 27, 2016 at 5:00 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of former radio station manager and owner owner GEORGE L. SOSSON, who died MONDAY (7/25) at 70.
SOSSON was a longtime VP/GM at stations like KRQR/SAN FRANCISCO and VP of CBS RADIO's FM station group and then formed RADIO EQUITY PARTNERS in 1992, backed by the GENERAL ELECTRIC PENSION FUND and buying 19 stations in 8 markets before selling the group to CLEAR CHANNEL for $235 million in 1996. He then served as SVP/Eastern Operations at CLEAR CHANNEL in 1996-2000 and as President and Publisher of mass market paperback book publisher DORCHESTER PUBLISHING CO.