Citadel Media Names Ron Rivlin VP/Affiliate Relations
May 10, 2010 at 4:19 AM (PT)
CITADEL MEDIA has appointed RON RIVLIN as VP/Affiliate Relations for the network’s News/Talk/Sports division. RIVLIN will oversee ABC NEWS RADIO, MARK LEVIN, GOVERNOR MIKE HUCKABEE, DON IMUS and BOB BRINKER. RIVLIN will be based in NEW YORK and report to SVP/Programming and Distribution CARL ANDERSON. Most recently, RIVLIN served as VP/Interactive Solutions for TRITON DIGITAL MEDIA.
"RON has extensive experience in the News/Talk category and has developed strong relationships with key decision makers at the country’s leading radio stations through the years," said ANDERSON. "His impressive track record and understanding of what it takes to serve a diverse affiliate base positions us well for future growth. I’m pleased to have him on our team."
"The opportunity to return to a company with such a robust lineup of products and talent is phenomenal," said RIVLIN. "We have the world’s leading news brand in ABC NEWS RADIO and a collection of outstanding broadcasters sharing their views on the issues of the day with thousands of affiliates. I look forward to managing this critical category for the network while growing our roster of on-air personalities and stations."