Rob Rohr Named Cox Media Group Ohio Market VP
July 28, 2016 at 12:23 PM (PT)
COX MEDIA GROUP is filling the OHIO Market VP position being vacated by the retiring JULIA WALLACE by promoting SVP/GM ROB ROHR. ROHR will oversee Country WHOK (K99.1), News-Talk WHIO-A-F, and Classic Rock WZLR-W266BG (95.3 AND 101.1 THE EAGLE), as well as CBS affiliate WHIO-TV, the DAYTON DAILY NEWS, SPRINGFIELD NEWS-SUN, HAMILTON JOURNAL-NEWS, and digital and live event operations effective immediately.
“Selecting ROB for this role was an easy decision,” said CMG EVP MIKE JOSEPH. “He is a proven leader with experience on the sales and content side of our business. We also believe in promoting talent from within the company, so I’m proud to announce this move.” ROHR added, “I am honored and excited to be leading our talented team of journalists and media professionals. For over a century, COX MEDIA GROUP has been a part of creating dialogs, growing businesses, and keeping our community informed every day. As the Market VP, I will be focused on positioning COX MEDIA GROUP/OHIO as a leader in this rapidly changing media environment, for the benefit of our customers and the DAYTON region.”