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Company Overview of CBS Radio Inc.

Company Overview

CBS Radio Inc. owns and operates radio broadcasting stations. Its stations cover news, sports, talk, rock, country, Top 40, classic hits, urban formats, and other programs. The company’s activities include producing audio and video content, live events, and programming broadcast via on-air, online, and mobile platforms. It also provides advertising opportunities. CBS Radio Inc. was formerly known as Infinity Broadcasting Corp. and changed its name to CBS Radio Inc. in December 2005. The company was founded in 1928 and is based in New York, New York with sales offices throughout the United States. It has radio stations in Atlanta, Georgia; Baltimore, Maryland; Boston, Massachusetts; Charlotte...

1271 Avenue of the Americas

Floor 44

New York, NY 10020

United States

Founded in 1928

Phone:

212-649-9600

Fax:

212-975-0114

Key Executives for CBS Radio Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 63
Chief Executive Officer of CBS Corporation and President of CBS Corporation
Age: 64
President of CBS Local Digital Media
Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Chief Marketing Officer and Executive Vice President
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

CBS Radio Inc. Key Developments

CBS Radio Inc. Completes Deal to Swap More Than Dozen Mid-Size Market Stations for Five Large Market Stations with Beasley Broadcast Group

CBS Radio Inc. announced it has completed its deal with Beasley Broadcast Group Inc. to swap 13 mid-size market radio stations in Tampa and Charlotte as well as WIP-AM in Philadelphia for five large market stations in Philadelphia and Miami. In the trade, CBS RADIO has acquired Philadelphia stations WRDW-FM and WXTU-FM, and Miami stations WKIS-FM, WPOW-FM and WQAM-AM. Beasley has obtained WIP-AM in Philadelphia; WHFS-AM, WHFS-FM, WLLD-FM, WQYK-FM, WRBQ-FM, and WYUU-FM in Tampa; and WBAV-FM, WBCN-AM, WFNZ-AM, WKQC-FM, WNKS-FM, WPEG-FM and WSOC-FM in Charlotte.

Rob Morris Names as Vice President, Programming for CBS Radio Inc.'s Cluster of Stations in Miami

Rob Morris has been named as Vice President, Programming, for CBS Radio Inc.'s cluster of stations in Miami, including WPOW-FM, WKIS-FM and WQAM-AM. The announcement was made by Joe Bell, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, CBS RADIO Miami and is effective immediately. Morris most recently was Vice President, Programming for CBS RADIO’s former stations in Tampa that included WHFS-FM/AM, WLLD-FM, WQYK-FM, WRBQ-FM, and WYUU-FM. He joined the cluster in July 2014. Prior to that, he was Operations Manager/Program Director for CBS RADIO’s Minneapolis stations KZJK-FM and KMNB-FM since 2012.

CBS Radio Inc. Names Michael Martin as Senior Vice President, Programming and Music Initiatives

Michael Martin has been named to the newly created position of Senior Vice President, Programming and Music Initiatives at CBS RADIO. He will continue to be based in San Francisco where he serves as Program Director of KLLC-FM and KMVQ-FM. The appointment is effective immediately. In this role, Martin will be CBS RADIO’s lead executive liaison with the music industry, labels, managers and artists across all formats, working hand in hand with the division’s format vice presidents and program directors. Additionally, Martin’s responsibilities will include the development and integration of music content across CBS RADIO’s live events and Radio.com digital platform. Chad Fitzsimmons, Director, Music Initiatives will report to Martin.

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