Mark Steinmetz Named Pres./COO At Gross Communications
April 21, 2008 at 11:08 AM (PT)
GROSS COMMUNICATIONS CORP. has named MARK STEINMETZ as Pres./COO, overseeing its radio, publishing, web and event platforms. GCC media holdings include THE BEND RADIO GROUP (AC KMGX, Country KSJJ, Top 40 KXIX, News KICE-A and Alternative KRXF), along with Internet businesses in BEND/REDMOND, OR, Smooth Jazz WLOQ/ORLANDO and publishing operations including ORLANDO HOME & LEISURE and ORLANDO CEO magazines.
JOHN GROSS announced the new position saying, "MARK STEINMETZ has been associated with our family business through friendship and leadership for over the past 30 years of our 50-year family radio business history. During this period, MARK has led many of the radio stations under his supervision to outstanding performances, and built radio brands that have stood the test of time."
STEINMETZ was a 17 year veteran of ABC RADIO (85'-01'), serving his last five years as ABC RADIO Group President. He left this post to join AMERICAN MEDIA SERVICES as SVP/Partner (01'-03'), but returned to corporate radio as VP/Market Manager CBS RADIO/PHOENIX ('04-'06).