Radio One Names Chris Wegmann President Of Radio Division
October 28, 2013
Radio One has promoted Chris Wegmann to President of the Radio Division, effective November 1. Wegmann reports to Radio One CEO Alfred Liggins III.
Liggins stated, "I am pleased to announce that Chris Wegmann has been named President of the Radio Division effective November 1. Chris has been with Radio One for four years and has steadily assumed more and more responsibility for the radio stations in our portfolio. Chris is a seasoned radio broadcaster with a track record of excellence in managing teams and delivering revenue and cash-flow growth during his 35 year career in broadcasting and we are fortunate to be able to have someone with his expertise fill such a critical role."
Commenting on his new position, Wegmann stated, "I am very honored that Alfred and Ms. [Cathy] Hughes have entrusted me with their confidence to lead the radio division. Here at Radio One we have a very dedicated and talented group of individuals who know what it takes to deliver high impact client campaigns across multiple platforms and markets."
Wegmann also currently serves on the board of the Maryland-DC-Delaware Broadcasters Association, having held similar positions in Georgia, Texas and Louisiana. He is also a current member of the Arbitron Advisory Board.