Radio One, Inc. Announces That Tim Davies Has Been Named Vice President/Market Manager in Atlanta
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 23, 2008--Radio One, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROIAK and ROIA) announced that effective immediately Tim Davies will assume the role of Vice President/ Market Manager for WJZZ-FM, WHTA-FM, WPZE-FM and WAMJ-FM in Atlanta.
Bruce Demps, Regional Vice President for Radio One stated, "I know Tim has what it takes to lead our cluster as we evolve into the preeminent vehicle to reach the large influential African-American market. His record of accomplishment will continue in Atlanta."
Mr. Davies brings over 20 plus years of broadcasting experience including a prior stint with Radio One in Houston. For the past six years he has produced tremendous results for the Clear Channel Radio cluster based in Memphis.
Tim Davies stated that "Joining Bruce Demps in Atlanta was not something that I had planned to do but when someone you trust presents you with a great opportunity you have to listen. Radio One in Atlanta has four distinct brands that collectively provide targeted information and entertainment that allows our sales team to tailor effective campaigns for our clients. So with the changes in audience measurement combined with our advertising partners' high expectations, Radio One Atlanta is the place to be."
Radio One, Inc. (www.radio-one.com) is one of the nation's largest radio broadcasting companies and the largest radio broadcasting company that primarily targets African-American and urban listeners. Radio One owns and/or operates 52 radio stations located in 16 urban markets in the United States. Additionally, Radio One owns Magazine One, Inc. (d/b/a Giant Magazine) (www.giantmag.com), interests in TV One, LLC (www.tvoneonline.com), a cable/satellite network programming primarily to African-Americans and Reach Media, Inc. (www.blackamericaweb.com), owner of the Tom Joyner Morning Show and other businesses associated with Tom Joyner.
CONTACT: Radio One, Inc.
Bruce Demps, Regional Vice President
SOURCE: Radio One, Inc.