John Rosso, TJ Lambert Expand Duties At ABC Radio Networks
February 7, 2007 at 1:15 PM (PT)
ABC RADIO NETWORKS has announced that JOHN ROSSO will take on the additional role of heading up its Digital Media division. As Sr. VP/Affiliate Relations & Digital Media, he will continue to oversee all affiliate relations, adding on the newly created position as head of Digital Media.
"ABC RADIO NETWORKS is making advances in the digital-media world with increased efforts in both content and sales," said ABC RADIO NETWORKS Pres. JIM ROBINSON. "JOHN's mission will be to enhance our existing online product offerings and to create revenue opportunities through development of new interactive content."
Also effective immediately, in addition to his existing duties, TJ LAMBERT will be in charge of leading affiliation efforts for all ABC RADIO NETWORKS general-market programs and services as well as overseeing the Commercial Clearance Department. A 14-year company veteran, LAMBERT currently serves as VP/Affiliate Relations for ESPN, ABC MUSIC RADIO, "American Country Countdown With KIX BROOKS" and ABC RADIO INTERNATIONAL.
ROSSO said, "The Internet is an increasingly important forum for content discovery, distribution, and advertising. I'm looking forward to growing ABC RADIO NETWORKS' digital-media business to best serve our affiliates, audience, and advertisers. With TJ's additional leadership in Affiliate Relations, we've taken an important step to prepare for an increasingly digital future while continuing to serve our traditional businesses."