Katz Media Group announces that media executive Mark Gray has extended his contract as President of Katz Radio Group (KRG), its radio representation company. Gray started his career with KRG in 1988 as an Account Executive, and has since been promoted within the company to positions including General Sales Manager and VP. He became president of Katz Radio in 2001 before being promoted to his current role as President of KRG in 2006.
"We are thrilled to have Mark Gray continuing in his role as President of Katz Radio Group," said CEO Mark Rosenthal. "Mark has a tremendous amount of success and experience in serving KRGís phenomenal clients and his expertise continues to be a great asset for Katz Radio Group. Radio is a powerful national marketing platform and Mark extending his commitment to KRG solidifies the companyís further growth and intensified effort to create unsurpassed media solutions for clients."
"Itís extremely exciting to continue my role at Katz Radio Group," said Gray. "KRG has the brightest talent and an exceptional client base. I look forward to leading our sales force and working with our broadcast partners to strengthen radioís perception within the advertising community. Radioís story has never been stronger.Ē
Gray is a member of the Board of Directors for the Broadcasters Foundation of America. In this position, he manages corporate membership and leads Katz Media Groupís annual employee membership drive. In recent years, Katz has raised more than $125,000 to aid broadcasters in need. Gray is also a member of the Radio Advertising Bureauís Executive Committee and the Board of Trustees for the Alliance for Women in Media.