Cumulus Names Shaw President Of Westwood One
Shaw is currently senior vice president of Cumulus National Sales, a position he has held since March, 2013. He will expand his role as head of national spot sales for Cumulus’ owned-and-operated stations to include all national and digital sales for WestwoodOne. In Steve’s new role he will oversee Westwood One Networks, Westwood One Sports, and WestwoodOne Digital, including radio and Cumulus national sales, which will be renamed Westwood One Media Group. Shaw was previously president of Katz Radio Group and president of Cox Digital Solutions. He reports directly to co-COO Jon Pinch.
Lew Dickey, Chief Executive Officer of Cumulus, said: “Steve will drive the integration of our large stable of national media assets and advertising products under the Westwood One brand. His track record of success in both broadcast radio and digital media will be instrumental as Cumulus and Westwood One combine to provide a compelling new set of ad packages designed to meet the rapidly evolving needs of our advertisers.”