Gary Schonfeld Exits Westwood One
September 7, 2010 at 12:39 PM (PT)
WESTWOOD ONE President of the Network Radio Division GARY SCHONFELD is exiting the company and will return to his company, ADLARGE MEDIA. ROD SHERWOOD, President of WESTWOOD ONE, will add SCHONFELD's duties for oversight of Network Radio, including all operations and sales, working closely with new Chairman MARK STONE and Chairman Emeritus NORM PATTIZ.
"GARY has made substantial contributions to the growth of Network Radio since he joined WESTWOOD ONE over two years ago," said SHERWOOD. "He led the development of new programming for the network, and contributed to improvements in both affiliate and advertising sales. His experience in the radio industry helped Network Radio continue to hold its leadership position in the marketplace, and we thank him for all of his contributions."
"The time I spent at WESTWOOD was a time of transformation for the Network; and I am very proud of what we have accomplished", said SCHONFELD. "Now is the time for me to move on and continue to bring new opportunities to the Network Radio industry."