It's Official: Steven Kalin EVP/COO At Westwood One
July 14, 2008 at 6:02 AM (PT)
ALL ACCESS first tipped you FRIDAY (NET NEWS 7/11), and now it's official, as WESTWOOD ONE has appointed STEVEN KALIN as EVP/COO. In this role, KALIN will be responsible for business operations, inclusive of network operations, traffic operations and information technology, as well as play a lead role in business development activities and strategic planning. KALIN will be based in NEW YORK and report directly to Pres./CEO THOMAS BEUSSE.
"Based on his extensive experience and analytic background, STEVE will provide us with the operational discipline to execute on the vision we have developed for WESTWOOD ONE," said BEUSSE. "This discipline will not only provide us with a foundation upon which to evolve our business, but will also enable us to bring newfound rigor to the broader radio community."
"I am excited to be a part of WESTWOOD ONE, which has such a strong tradition and outstanding brands and assets," said KALIN. "I look forward to working with TOM to expand WESTWOOD ONE’s leadership position as a provider of audio content across multiple platforms."