Westwood One Names Mary Giesen Vice President, Sales Planning

  NEW YORK, October 30, 2014 —Westwood One announces that Mary Giesen has been hired as Vice-President, Sales Planning.  It is a homecoming for Giesen, who previously worked at Westwood One in several sales planning capacities.  Her responsibilities will include strategic development of the company’s sales initiatives, including management of commercial inventory; sales data; pricing;…

Café Mocha Radio Gets Support from President Obama for its October Month-Long GET SMART Initiative

  NEW YORK, October 30, 2014 —Westwood One announces that President Barack Obama will join its syndicated Café Mocha Radio Show this Saturday, November 1, 2014, to discuss the importance of making ‘smarter’ decisions by voting to better our communities.  The President has an animated and insightful conversation with show hosts Loni Love, Mc Lyte,…

Westwood One News to Provide Content to Select CBS RADIO Stations in Top 10 Markets

  Stations in New York, Boston, Philadelphia, and Washington, D.C. to Reap Benefits of Flexibility, Customization, and Local Branding   NEW YORK, NY – October 29, 2014 – Westwood One announced today that its new customized news product–Westwood One News, a next-generation, full-service news network powered by CNN—has signed on four CBS RADIO stations in Top 10…

Westwood One News Names Reporting Team

  Award-winners Steve Kastenbaum, Bob Costantini, Jim Roope, and Alan Scaia All Joining Network News Team NEW YORK, NY – October 27, 2014 – Westwood One today announced that its new customized news product–Westwood One News, a next-generation, full-service news network powered by CNN—has built an award-winning news team featuring top correspondents. CNN Correspondent Steve Kastenbaum will…

Westwood One Sports Presents a Special Sunday NFL Quadrupleheader

  Network will Broadcast Four NFL Games Back-to-Back-to-Back-to-Back, Beginning with Sunday Morning Matchup from London’s Wembley Stadium   New York, NY – October 22, 2014 – Westwood One, the exclusive radio network partner of the NFL, today announced it will air four consecutive NFL games this Sunday, October 26, 2014.  This special day of back-to-back-to- back-to-back…

Westwood One Extends Partnership with vCreative

NEW YORK, October 21, 2014 —Westwood One announces it has signed a multi-year extension with vCreative, the web-based continuity management system. vCreative’s cloud-based terrestrial and digital software allows continuity, traffic, and production departments to work easily together. "We look forward to working with Charles Steinhauer and a new and improved Westwood One,” said Jinny Laderer,…