Westwood One Names Martin SVP/Interactive Services
June 20, 2007 at 10:57 AM (PT)
SMARTROUTE SYSTEMS Director/Sales BILL MARTIN segues to parent WESTWOOD ONE as Sr. VP/Interactive Services, based in BOSTON. MARTIN will oversee digital content distribution and partnerships for WW1’s traffic information services including online, mobile, automotive, commercial fleet and government markets.
"BILL is one of the most respected and talented executives in the traffic industry and has done a fantastic job establishing WESTWOOD ONE as the clear leader in the marketplace," said Chief Digital Media Officer GARY KRANTZ. "As we continue to lead the way in the delivery of or traffic and news data to these new and emerging markets, BILL’s experience and strategic vision will be a tremendous asset for the company."
"WESTWOOD ONE is the most widely used source of real-time traffic information in the U.S. and I am excited to help introduce new compelling applications and services for our affiliates and commuters," added MARTIN. "It is certainly a privilege to work with the leading traffic information team and our extensive network of strategic partners, affiliates and interactive customers."