Gary Stone Rises To Pres. And COO Of Univision Radio
February 14, 2006 at 1:51 PM (PT)
UNIVISION COMMUNICATIONS INC. has appointed GARY STONE to Pres. and COO of UNIVISION RADIO. Since FEBRUARY 2001, STONE has served SVP and COO of UNIVISION RADIO and its predecessor, HISPANIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION. Prior to his appointment to SVP/COO in 2001, served two years as VP/GM of the company’s LOS ANGELES radio stations.
"GARY has done a terrific job at UNIVISION RADIO and we are sure that he'll even do a better job as President and COO. He brings unparalleled experience and a clear vision of the tremendous opportunities ahead. We are excited about his new role," stated UNIVISION COMMUNICATIONS INC. Pres. and COO RAY RODRIGUEZ.
"It’s very gratifying to succeed MAC TICHENOR, JR. [who stepped down in DECMBER '04] as president of UNIVISION RADIO and I am very pleased that this occurs on my five year anniversary as COO," stated STONE. "UNIVISION RADIO has done extremely well, particularly in recent years, and is poised to do even better. I appreciate the confidence that JERRY PERENCHIO and RAY RODRIGUEZ have placed in me with this new role.”
STONE serves on the Board of Directors of the RAB and on the Advisory Board of ARBITRON.