NextMedia Radio Pres./COO Jeff Dinetz Exits
May 23, 2011 at 3:48 AM (PT)
NEXTMEDIA RADIO Group Pres./COO JEFF DINETZ has e-mailed ALL ACCESS to confirm he has exited the company. He held the position since JULY 2006 (NET NEWS 7/24/2006). DINETZ joined NEXTMEDIA at its inception in 1999, after management positions in NEW YORK at WHTZ (Z100), WQHT (HOT 97) and WRKS. He also served as an RVP for CONNOISSEUR MEDIA.
DINETZ told ALL ACCESS, "I am exploring opportunities at this point."
NEXTMEDIA operates 33 radio stations in eight states, including CALIFORNIA, ILLINOIS, MICHIGAN, NORTH CROLINA, OHIO, SOUTH CAROLINA, TEXAS and WISCONSIN. The company also has a billboard and interactive division.
Current NEXTMEDIA Outdoor Chief JIM DONAHOE will oversee the radio division. Said DONAHOE, "I can confirm that I will be overseeing radio on an interim basis, and that we will be actively looking for JEFF’s replacement."