Tim Clarke Named Radio Digital Audience Director For Cox Media Group
December 11, 2013
Cox Media Group (CMG) has named Tim Clarke as its new Director of Digital Audience for Radio, effective immediately. In this role, Clarke will be the liaison between CMG’s radio and digital divisions to help drive the digital brand strategy and product development for growing audience and engagement at all CMG’s radio stations.
"We have some of the more cutting edge efforts in the digital space, and it is exciting to be able to dedicate one of our best talents to that effort," said Kim Guthrie, EVP of Radio. "We are evolving our super brands into the digital future, and Tim will play an instrumental role in that overall success."
"Tim is superb at reading our audiences and understanding what new digital technology can accomplish those needs," said Steve Smith, CMG’s VP of Radio Programming. "I am so excited about having Tim on board in this critical new role with CMG."
Prior to his new role, Clarke was PD for CHR WPOI (HOT 101.5)/Tampa and Director of Social Media for all six CMG-Tampa stations. Clarke also spent time as PD of WAPE/Jacksonville and MD of WBLI/Long Island.
He commented, "The digital future for CMG’s super brands is extremely bright and filled with tons of opportunity to engage our audiences in even deeper, more personalized and more meaningful ways. I’m looking forward to working with our teams to serve our users on these growing platforms."
CMG-Tampa will begin the search immediately for Clarke’s successor as the next PD for Hot 101.5.