Nancy Abramson Named Director Of Digital Affiliates For CCM+E
October 8, 2013
Clear Channel Media and Entertainment announces that radio veteran Nancy Abramson has joined the company in the newly-created role of Director of Digital Affiliates for National Media Groups. Abramson, who comes to CCM+E from The Wall Street Journal Radio Network, will be based in New York and report to Julie Talbott, President of Content and Affiliate Services for National Media Groups, CCM+E.
In this new position, Abramson will be focused on the company's digital partnerships with radio ownership groups and stations. She will provide a dedicated point of contact for communication and conducting business surrounding the company's digital platforms including iHeartRadio, as well as Clear Channel's Premiere Networks. This position will service the team by sharing key information regarding digital updates and tools, multi-platform promotions, research data and more, and will assist in further leveraging the opportunities across iHeartRadio and Premiere Networks. In addition, Abramson will be responsible for expanding Premiere's network of radio station groups and affiliates.
Talbott stated, "Nancy's proven track record of successfully leading affiliate sales and marketing efforts in the News/Talk format, as well as her amazing relationships with broadcasters, makes her a tremendous asset for us. Her passion and expertise are a winning combination, and we are very fortunate to have her join our team."
"I'm very proud and excited to join the exceptional team at Clear Channel," stated Abramson. "Their commitment to winning, as well as their dedication to their partners, is unsurpassed. I look forward to bringing my experience in leveraging premium brands and managing broadcast partnerships to this new position."
Abramson is an accomplished manager with multi-platform experience in affiliate sales, marketing, talent management, as well as brand and partnership development. In her most recent role as Executive Director of The Wall Street Journal Radio Network, she was charged with overseeing affiliate sales and marketing for WSJ and Marketwatch.com content to more than 700 radio partners across the U.S. She was also responsible for leveraging the Dow Jones brands in traditional and digital audio platforms, in addition to program and business development. During her 17 years with the company, Abramson also served as Director of Affiliate Relations and Radio Marketing Manager. Prior to that, Abramson held the role of Manager Network Programming for ABC Radio Networks, where she was responsible for program development and affiliate sales.