Taylor Walet Named VP/Market Mgr. Of Clear Channel/Omaha
July 9, 2007 at 1:45 PM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL has tapped TAYLOR WALET as VP/Market Manager in OMAHA, overseeing News/Talk KFAB-A, Classic Hits KGOR, Country KHUS, Rock KQBW and Country KXKT and reporting to Sr. VP/Central Region DAVE CROWL. WALET was most recently Market Manager of MAIN LINE BROADCASTING's RICHMOND cluster and before that ran CITADEL/SCRANTON-WILKES BARRE.
"We are very pleased to welcome TAYLOR to our OMAHA radio cluster," CROWL said. "Having previously worked within the OMAHA radio cluster, TAYLOR understands the market dynamics and what it takes to win here. He has strong relationships with many of our advertising partners and will hit the ground running. His operating experience and his leadership skills will mesh well with our fabulous team of professionals and radio brands."
The appointment marks a return to CLEAR CHANNEL and to OMAHA for WALET, who was GM for KEZO from 1989-95, in addition to being the former corporate VP/National Sales for CLEAR CHANNEL from 1996-2000.
WALET said, "I am thrilled to be back at CLEAR CHANNEL leading a very successful group of radio professionals in the great city of OMAHA."