Tom Poleman Remains At CC/New York
October 24, 2007 at 8:39 AM (PT)
Despite widespread speculation he might be moving to EMI, CLEAR CHANNEL/NEW YORK OM of Top 40 WHTZ (Z100) and SVP/Programming & Marketing TOM POLEMAN has inked a new multi-year contract with the company.
As part of Poleman’s new deal, he will play a major role in the national expansion of ELVIS DURAN & THE MORNING ZOO, on-air, online and in emerging technologies. He will also continue to oversee programming and marketing for Z100, Classic Rock WAXQ (Q104.3), Top 40/Rhythmic WKTU, Urban WWPR (POWER 105.1) and ACs WLTW and WALK.
WILLIAMS stated, "Along with his exceptional programming talents, TOM is a wonderful leader who plays a vital role in our success across all departments in NEW YORK. I am excited that he will continue to focus his talents on growing our ratings and developing our new media platforms, while working closely with ELVIS DURAN to expand his impact in the NEW YORK market and beyond."
ELVIS DURAN stated, "Our fantastic future just became MORE fantastic. With TOM as our partner, we are assured of success and new ways to get there."
POLEMAN added, "While I’m proud of what we’ve accomplished, I’m even more excited about future possibilities. We have a great team, and Z100, Q104.3, WLTW, WKTU, Power 105.1, and WALK are six of the strongest brands in radio. Our opportunities for growth and exploration of new technologies are endless. I’m also thrilled to be teaming with ELVIS DURAN's brand expansion. His successes in NEW YORK, NEW JERSEY and MIAMI are only the beginning. We’ll have a lot of fun exploring new ways to grow."