Mike Rich Named Chief Product/Operating Officer At Interactive One
July 7, 2010 at 6:25 AM (PT)
INTERACTIVE ONE has hired former AOL Product and Programming Executive MIKE RICH as its Chief Product and Operating Officer. RICH will drive the direction and strategy for INTERACTIVE ONE's network of sites and brands.
"We are excited to have MIKE join the team and leverage his background to enhance our users' experience and to build upon our strong growth and success," said INTERACTIVE ONE Pres. THOMAS NEWMAN. "We have a very large and highly engaged member base and we look forward to seeing MIKE apply his proven talents to build upon our existing products and to create new offerings online and across mobile, video and other platforms."
"I am thrilled to join the INTERACTIVE ONE team and to further expand the opportunities for the current and future audience, so that they can enrich their lives with a compelling product and content experience," said RICH. "RADIO ONE and INTERACTIVE ONE have built a truly cross-platform media company that is well-positioned to take advantage of the growth of digital on all platforms including mobile and next generation IP connected products."