Katz Names Ed Whitman VP/Dir. Sales For Tri-State Group
May 13, 2008 at 3:24 PM (PT)
KATZ MEDIA GROUP has appointed ED WHITMAN as VP/Dir. Sales of KATZ TRI-STATE RADIO GROUP, which serves 60 radio stations in the suburbs of NEW YORK CITY. WHITMAN, a 15-year veteran, previously worked at CUMULUS MEDIA, where for the past six years he was National Sales Manager in six NORTHEAST markets. Also joining KATZ TRI-STATE RADIO GROUP is BRUCE FENIGER, former President of NETSOLUTIONS at INTEREP, who will serve as a Sr. Account Mgr. for the division.
"ED’s strong sales experience and exceptional understanding of the markets around NEW YORK CITY makes him the perfect choice to lead KATZ TRI-STATE RADIO," KATZ RADIO GROUP Pres. MARK GRAY said. "There are millions of people living in NEW YORK CITY’s suburbs that work, play and shop close to home. We want to make sure that advertisers are maximizing their advertising dollars by strategically covering the entire NEW YORK metro area. We see enormous opportunities in this market, and I am confident that ED and BRUCE will do a spectacular job of growing this business."