Kosann Named COO At Connoisseur
January 23, 2008 at 5:00 PM (PT)
Former WESTWOOD ONE CEO PETER KOSANN has been named COO at CONNOISSEUR MEDIA. KOSANN joined WESTWOOD ONE in MAY 1999, rising from VP/Affiliate Sales to President and CEO over his seven years at the syndication company before exiting last year. He previously worked at BLOOMBERG FINANCIAL MARKETS.
"We are extremely excited to be adding a leader of PETER's caliber to the CONNOISSEUR family," said CEO JEFF WARSHAW. "This is a significant step for our company as we prepare to grow our broadcast platform and expand into digital media. We feel strongly that there is an abundance of juicy opportunities and that operating excellence will be richly rewarded."