Kevin Straley's KMS Media Partners Acquired By CrossTech Ventures
February 10, 2011 at 7:07 AM (PT)
Veteran talk programmer KEVIN STRALEY's KMS MEDIA PARTNERS media management firm has been acquired by CROSSTECH VENTURES, the venture capital firm headed by NICK and STEPHEN SABER. KMS, which has a client base that includes OPRAH RADIO/HARPO PRODUCTIONS, FOX NEWS RADIO, the PGA TOUR, ICM, ESPN and WTEM-A (ESPN 980)/WASHINGTON personality TONY KORNHEISER, KSPN-A (710 ESPN)/LOS ANGELES' MAX KELLERMAN, and several others, will continue to operate alongside CROSSTECH's portfolio of companies. STRALEY worked with CROSSTECH on the launch of streaming video/social network project THE PULSE NETWORK.
NICK SABER said, "We are extremely excited to have KEVIN on board. His expertise and knowledge of the media landscape was integral in launching THE PULSE NETWORK. KEVIN has a unique skill to be able to leverage both traditional and digital media to deliver unmatched results."
STRALEY, whose resume includes stints as PD at WRKO-A/BOSTON and as SVP/News, Talk, and Sports Programming at XM SATELLITE RADIO, added "I am really looking forward to the expanded role with the team at CROSSTECH. Our combined resources allow us to offer existing and prospective clients a comprehensive suite of social and digital media tools. Now KMS with CTV provides a 360-degree content strategy through traditional media, digital media and social media."
Find out more at www.kmsmediapartners.com.