NEW YORK, NY – August 1, 2018 – Westwood One, the largest audio network in the U.S., today announced the promotion of Julie Kim from Senior Traffic Director to Vice-President, Traffic. Kim oversees the Traffic and Continuity departments responsible for managing the commercial quality control and audio content delivery to more than 8,000 affiliates and satellites, client and agency partners, producers, and engineers. Kim also works closely with Westwood One’s sales planning team to manage commercial inventory and maximize revenue.
Kim began her career in 2003 as a traffic coordinator with Premiere Networks. She was hired by Dial Global in 2005 as a traffic coordinator and then moved up to Senior Traffic Manager in 2008. She became a Senior Traffic Director in 2012.
“I am so proud to be a part of this team for the past 13 years,” said Kim. “I am thrilled about this promotion and I look forward to enhancing my leadership in this new role for Westwood One’s Traffic department.”
Tim Seymour, Westwood One’s SVP Operations, said, “We are delighted to be able to reward Julie for a job very well done. She is a terrific leader, earnest, hard-working, and extremely diligent in her efforts to ensure that our commercial content and delivery are in order for our clients and partners.”
About Westwood One
Westwood One, the national-facing arm of Cumulus Media, offers iconic, nationally syndicated sports, news and entertainment content to 245 million listeners each week across an audio network of 8,000 affiliated broadcast radio stations and media partners. Westwood One is the largest audio broadcast network in America, home to premium content that defines the culture, including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, the Olympics, Westwood One Backstage, the GRAMMYs, the Academy of Country Music Awards, the Billboard Music Awards and the American Music Awards. The rapidly growing Westwood One Podcast Network delivers popular network and industry personalities and programs. Westwood One connects listeners with their passions through programs and platforms that have everyone listening. For more information please visit www.westwoodone.com.
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