7 To 8 Media Adds Rick Roberts For Net Efforts
May 5, 2008 at 10:22 AM (PT)
7 TO 8 MEDIA today has appointed Internet veteran RICK ROBERTS to head its worldwide web ‘www’ division. ROBERTS' own firm, CAROLINA COMPUTING & TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS, has offered web consulting to BOEING, THE U.S. ARMY & U.S. NAVY, GENER8XION ENTERTAINMENT and many others.
In his new post, ROBERTS will oversee operations of the development of new web initiatives for the radio personality clients within 7 TO 8 MEDIA. "To be able to compete with the major media sites, we knew we had to have someone with RICK ROBERTS’ expertise to come in and oversee the whole Internet initiative." 7 TO 8 MEDIA’s ADAM GOODMAN said,
"I am so excited about being added to the 7 to 8 MEDIA team," ROBERTS said. "This group has exciting plans for the continued growth for top radio talent through the Internet and I see the potential here as tremendous."
7 TO 8 MEDIA’s first project is the development of THE ACE & TJ SHOW. "I knew we needed to have a much greater familiarity with the operations of doing business on the web. ACE & TJ SHOW Exec. Producer PETER HERRICK said. "There was an opportunity for 7 TO 8 MEDIA to grow into THE destination for radio personalities’ web businesses. To have been able to add RICK ROBERTS, who I've known for years, takes us to that next level."