ABC Radio Networks Announces Newly Appointed VPs
February 21, 2008 at 12:28 PM (PT)
ABC RADIO NETWORKS has promoted ED PEARSON to VP/Affiliate Relations and Program Development - Urban; BRYAN SWITZER to VP/Affiliate Relations - Music; and ELISA TORRES to VP/Hispanic Programming and Operations. Each will take on increased responsibilities in managing the day-to-day operations of their respective divisions.
"Placing ED, BRYAN and ELISA in these key roles for their individual business units is another important step in aligning our company for continued success and growth in the network category," said Pres. JIM ROBINSON. "Each brings a strong range of credentials and talent that I’m pleased to have within our organization."
PEARSON originally joined ABC RADIO NETWORKS in 1998 as Regional Dir./Affiliate Relations. He was previously with the sales division of ABC TELEVISION and also worked for WPLJ.
SWITZER has been with ABC RADIO NETWORKS since 2005 when he joined the company as Exec. Dir./Affiliate Relations following a 20-year career in the record industry with both ATLANTIC RECORDS and UNIVERSAL SOUTH.
TORRES came to ABC RADIO NETWORKS in 2004 as Sr. Dir./Hispanic Affiliate Relations. She was previously with MASMUSICA TEVE NETWORK (MTV 3).