Westwood One Hires Douglas Johnston as EVP, Sales

Veteran Sales Executive Takes on Midwest Region NEW YORK, February 23, 2015 —Westwood One announced that it has hired veteran sales executive Douglas Johnston as Executive Vice President, Midwest Region, in its network sales division.  Johnston will oversee revenue development and multi-platform brand integrations across all Westwood One assets, including network sales, spot sales, platform,…

Singer/Songwriters Shawn Mendes and James Bay to Perform at Exclusive Red Carpet Radio Event Presented by Westwood One

Westwood One Presents Exclusive Audio from “Backstage at the GRAMMY®s” Radio Row, with Candid Interviews, Performances, and Programming  Zach Sang & The Gang to Offer Multi-Platform Reports from the Red Carpet NEW YORK (February 4, 2015) — Westwood One "Backstage at the GRAMMY®s" Radio Row is kicking into high gear with two exclusive Red Carpet…

Network Now Offers Best in Class Business Reports Twice an Hour Top Market Affiliates Added in Chicago, Washington, and Kansas City New York, NY – February 3, 2015 – Westwood One is proud to announce an extension of its partnership with CNBC Business Radio, which includes expanded content with the addition of a second hourly business report.…

–Talker Signs New Multi-Year Agreement– NEW YORK, NY  February 2, 2015 – Westwood One today announced it has signed a new multi-year agreement with Jim Bohannon to continue hosting  the award-winning Jim Bohannon Show and America in the Morning programs, collectively airing on more than 500 stations nationwide, including KLIF-AM/Dallas, WRKO-AM/Boston, KTAR-FM/ Phoenix, KKZN-AM/ Denver,…

Paul O’Malley Promoted to SVP Strategic Sales Partnerships for Westwood One

NEW YORK, January 28, 2015 —Westwood One announced that it has promoted Cumulus VP, Brand Solutions Paul O’Malley to Senior Vice-President, Strategic Sales Partnerships, for Westwood One.  This newly-created Strategic Sales division will specialize in the vast multi-platform programs that Westwood One and Cumulus Media have to offer, including live sporting events, Red Carpet Radio…

Westwood One Champions Creative Sound with the Super Bowl Sound Awards

  NEW YORK, NY, January 26, 2015 – Westwood One presents its annual Super Bowl Sound Awards for Excellence in Audio Creativity, a consumer-driven index that celebrates brand advertisers and audio creative.  More and more advertisers are maximizing their ad spends and strategically using sound to break through the clutter and effectively identify their brand. Westwood…

Westwood One Presents Super Bowl XLIX National Game Day Coverage, an All-Star Broadcast Team, and Special Pregame Content

 — More than Four Hours of Pregame Coverage, 700+ Stations, 175 Countries, and Millions of Engaged Fans around the World —  — The Big Game Available to Stations in both Stereo and Mono — New York, NY – January 26, 2015 – For the 28th consecutive year and the 42nd time overall, Westwood One Sports, the official…