Journal Broadcast Ups Tom Land To VP/Radio Programming
December 20, 2010 at 10:53 AM (PT)
TOM LAND has been promoted to VP/Radio Programming for JOURNAL BROADCAST GROUP.
EVP/Television And Radio Operations STEVE WEXLER made the announcemen, saying "I’ve had the chance to work closely with TOM over the last 10 years and have seen how his passion for radio, his touch with our people, and his strategic focus have helped create successful radio brands in our markets. We are fortunate to have someone with TOM's enthusiasm and instincts leading our radio programming efforts."
LAND joined JOURNAL BROADCAST GROUP in 2000 as OM for the company's OMAHA operations. He
was promoted to Dir./Radio Programming for the company in 2006; in 2008 he also took on the role of Dir./Operations for the company’s MILWAUKEE-based radio stations.
"We are focused on continuing to strengthen our radio group and we’re confident in TOM's ability to help our programming teams develop and execute sound strategies in each of our markets. We’re proud of TOM's accomplishments and are looking forward to his continuing contributions to our success," added JOURNAL BROADCAST Pres./Chairman STEVEN J. SMITH,
"I enjoy working with our programming teams across JOURNAL BROADCAST GROUP to build successful stations that are meaningful to our local markets," LAND said. "We have a terrific team of programmers in our local markets and it’s a real honor to work with them every day."