NEW YORK, NY, February 14, 2012 – Dial Global's (NASDAQ: DIAL) TM Studios is pleased to announce the appointment of Ryan Drean as Director of Creative.
Drean will be responsible for creating and managing TM Studios' new country branding service. He will be based in Dallas and report directly to VP of Creative Ricky Roo.
Drean joins TM Studios from the storied 96.3 KSCS-FM Dallas/Fort Worth where he served as Imaging Director since 2006, prior to which he held various Imaging roles for Clear Channel. Currently Drean's website, ryanontheradio.com, which features "The Producer's Podcast", is one of the top destination sites for production industry professionals.
"The relationship that exists between country artists and country radio is unmatched by any other format," said Drean. "I hope to further extend that connection to the listeners of great country stations with TM Studios. I am very excited for this opportunity."
"Ryan is well known and respected as one of the most creative producers in country radio," added Roo. "He has interviewed virtually every top level creative producer on the planet and has deep rooted connections across country radio."
About TM Studios
TM Studios, Inc. creates, produces and distributes music-based products and services for broadcast media use. TM Studios' clients include radio and television stations, satellite and Internet networks, websites, the Armed Forces Radio Network, and numerous advertising agencies and commercial businesses. TM Studios' products are broadcast on every continent on the planet. Company product lines include: music compilation libraries and services; production music; commercial jingles; radio and TV station imaging packages; morning show prep; comedy services; and numerous on-line imaging products. TM Studios' world headquarters in Dallas houses a state-of-the-art recording facility, housing numerous composing, recording, mixing and post-production studios.
About Dial Global
Dial Global (NASDAQ: DIAL) is a diverse radio programming and advertising sales company that provides vital content and services to more than 8,500 radio stations throughout the United States. Dial Global produces and/or distributes over 200 news, sports, music, talk and entertainment radio programs, services and digital applications, as well as audio content from live events. The company also produces the Dial Global 24/7 turnkey music formats as well as prep services, jingles and imaging. In addition, Dial Global serves as the largest sales representative for independent third party providers of audio content. For more information, visit www.dialglobal.com.