Clear Channel Names Jon Zellner SVP/Programming
June 25, 2009 at 12:49 PM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO has just appointed JON ZELLNER SVP/Programming, effective JULY 20th. Currently SVP/Music Programming for SIRIUS XM, ZELLNER will work with program directors across 25 major and mid-sized markets.
"JON’s leadership and creativity are respected throughout radio," EVP/Operations MARK KOPELMAN said. "The stations in these 25 markets have unique audiences and tremendous opportunities, and we look forward to JON’s guidance across our AM/FM/HD2 and digital platforms."
"Radio has been my passion for as long as I can remember and a position like this at the leading radio company in the world is something I've worked toward since my start in broadcasting over 20 years ago," ZELLNER said. "I'm humbled by the opportunity and want to thank MARK, TOM OWENS, JOHN HOGAN and all of CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO for making this happen. I can't wait to get started."