Marshall Named EVP At Westwood One
April 30, 2008 at 1:52 PM (PT)
WESTWOOD ONE has named LOS ANGELES-based attorney JONATHAN S. MARSHALL as EVP -– Business Affairs and Strategic Development. MARSHALL, a former COO/General Counsel for RKO PICTURES and THE SHOOTING GALLERY, will oversee the business side of the company's expansion into a broader content arena while continuing to work on its core broadcast, traffic and archive assets.
"WESTWOOD ONE is one of the great under utilized entertainment brands with tremendous content offerings," said MARSHALL. "TOM BEUSSE is a gifted brand enhancer and motivated CEO. The opportunity to work at WESTWOOD ONE during this dynamic time as it expands its content offerings is truly exciting."
"MARSHALL's deal knowledge of the entertainment and intellectual property space provides us with expertise in areas where the Company expects rapid growth in the coming months," said Pres./CEO TOM BEUSSE "His appointment is consistent with our goals to move WESTWOOD ONE into the broader content space."