Westwood One

Angela Codella and Roman Gwin Join the Company’s Network Sales Team

NEW YORK, July 28, 2015 — In its ongoing effort to build the best network sales team in the business,
Westwood One announced that it has added two veteran sales executive to its burgeoning roster.  Angela Codella has joined the New York office as Director, National Partnerships, and reports to Ron Russo, EVP, Northeast Sales.  Roman Gwin has joined the LA office, also as Director, National Partnerships, and reports to Kim Bryant, EVP, West Coast Sales.

“We are making very deliberate and strategic hires to enhance our sales force,” said Steve Shaw, Westwood One’s President.  “Angela and Roman join us with impeccable skill sets in developing opportunities and solutions for advertisers.  They will add more creative depth and expertise to our team.”

Codella comes with a wealth of local and satellite radio sales experience.  Before joining Westwood One she was an Account Director for SiriusXM, where she created integrated marketing and promotional campaigns for high-level clients on the talk, sports, and entertainment channels. Prior to that, she was a senior account executive for CBS RADIO/New York’s WWFS Fresh 102.7, WXRK 92.3 K-Rock, and KRock2.com. Before heading to CBS, Codella spent several years as a senior account executive at Greater Media’s WRAT 95.9 in Belmar, NJ. While at “The Rat,” she was the #1 Account Manager at the station for total billing, total number of clients, and total revenue generated for the company.

Gwin, a seasoned radio sales veteran with 17 years under his belt, joined Westwood One from the Los Angeles office of iHeart Media’s Total Traffic and Weather Networks, where he was the National Account Director.  He served for many years as a sales manager and account executive at iHeart’s LA stations KOST-FM 103.5, KBIG-FM 104.3, and KIIS-FM 102.7.  Gwin also worked as an account executive with CBS RADIO’s K-EARTH 101 in Los Angeles. 

About Westwood One
Westwood One offers audio products to engage listeners whenever, wherever they are. We are a trusted connection between audio companies, advertisers, and audience, reaching hundreds of millions of monthly listeners. Our portfolio features exclusive brands people love, such as the NFL, Westwood One Backstage, NASH, Rdio, and more. As the national-facing arm of Cumulus, we represent more than just a radio network; we are a multi-platform provider of sports, music, news, spoken word, and digital content.  Visit westwoodone.com.

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