Harrison Joins WW1 As Sports Sales, Marketing VP
April 30, 2009 at 12:44 PM (PT)
INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY CORP. executive STEVE HARRISON is joining WESTWOOD ONE as VP, Director of Sports Sales and Marketing for its Network division, starting MONDAY (5/4). HARRISON will be based in ORLANDO and will report to SVP of Sales SUSAN LOVE.
"It is our pleasure to welcome STEVE HARRISON to the WESTWOOD ONE team," said Network Division President GARY SCHONFELD. "STEVE brings to our Company his vast experience in both radio and sports sales, as well as marketing background working with major sports leagues, teams, and facilities. His knowledge base and creativity will add an important dimension to our on-going success."
"I am thrilled to be joining WESTWOOD ONE, one of the most respected and recognizable brand names in sports," said HARRISON. "I look forward to working with all of the leagues, franchises, and the entire team at WESTWOOD ONE to build results oriented sponsorship programs for our partners and clients."
"I am looking forward to working closely with STEVE to enhance advertiser value of WESTWOOD ONE's huge sports brands like the NFL and NCAA, as well as to create new opportunities and expand the Company's sports offerings," added LOVE.
At ISC, HARRISON served as Director of Sales and Marketing for MRN RADIO, Vice-President of MRN RADIO, Senior Director of Integrated Media for ISC and Senior Director, Partnership Marketing for ISC.