Fisher Ups Robert Dunlop To SVP/Operations
August 11, 2008 at 2:58 PM (PT)
FISHER COMMUNICATIONS has promoted ROBERT I. DUNLOP to SVP/Operations. DUNLOP will have operational responsibilities for FISHER's 28 broadcast properties and will continue to oversee the Company's digital and technology initiatives.
DUNLOP has been with FISHER since 1991, when he started as Program Manager/OM for the Company's SEATTLE radio properties. "ROB is a proven broadcast media executive with a comprehensive understanding of our industry," FISHER Pres./CEO COLLEEN BROWN said. "His deep background in news, sales, research, technology and new media will serve us well as we continue to transform FISHER's operations and its business model.
"Our efforts are strategically focused on growing ratings, driving sales creatively and rapidly, improving operational effectiveness and continuing to develop our digital businesses," she added. "Tapping into ROB's experience and talent to work more closely with the stations will further accelerate our delivery of peer-leading growth. We have popular, award-winning news and strong media brands in growing markets, which provide an excellent foundation for continued improvement."