ATLANTA, GA, and BIRMINGHAM, AL, June 21, 2021 – CUMULUS MEDIA (NASDAQ: CMLS) announces that it has named James Robinson as Vice President/Market Manager, Cumulus Birmingham, AL. Robinson was previously Vice President/Director of Sales, Radio, Television & Digital for Univision Communications in San Antonio, TX. Prior to that, he was Director of Sales for Radio One in Houston, TX. Robinson was also Vice President of Sales for iHeartMedia in Washington, D.C., and was General Sales Manager for iHeartMedia in St. Louis, MO, and Memphis, TN.
Mark Sullivan, Senior Vice President, Operations, CUMULUS MEDIA, said: “I’m extremely pleased that James will be bringing his experience and talent to the CUMULUS MEDIA team. I’m looking forward to many shared successes with him.”
James Robinson commented: “Now is the best time to work in Radio. CUMULUS MEDIA is a dynamic and innovative company, and I am honored to join the talented team in Birmingham. I would like to thank Mary Berner, Bob Walker and Mark Sullivan for this opportunity. The CUMULUS MEDIA stations in Birmingham are iconic brands that have a history of deep commitment to the community and partner success, and I am looking forward to continuing to build on this success with the talented team in Birmingham.”
CUMULUS MEDIA owns and operates five radio stations in Birmingham, including: Hot 107.7/WUHT-FM (Urban AC); JOX 94.5/WJOX-FM (Sports); JOX 2 100.5 ESPN/WJQX-FM (Sports); JOX 3 690/WJOX-AM (Sports); and Talk 99.5/WAPI-AM-WZRR-FM (Sports).
About CUMULUS MEDIA
CUMULUS MEDIA (NASDAQ: CMLS) is a leading audio-first media and entertainment company delivering premium content to over a quarter billion people every month — wherever and whenever they want it. CUMULUS MEDIA engages listeners with high-quality local programming through 415 owned-and-operated stations across 86 markets; delivers nationally-syndicated sports, news, talk, and entertainment programming from iconic brands including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, CNN, the AP, the Academy of Country Music Awards, and many other world-class partners across nearly 7,300 affiliated stations through Westwood One, the largest audio network in America; and inspires listeners through its rapidly growing network of original podcasts that are smart, entertaining and thought-provoking. CUMULUS MEDIA provides advertisers with personal connections, local impact and national reach through broadcast and on-demand digital, mobile, social, and voice-activated platforms, as well as integrated digital marketing services, powerful influencers, full-service audio solutions, industry-leading research and insights, and live event experiences. CUMULUS MEDIA is the only audio media company to provide marketers with local and national advertising performance guarantees. For more information visit www.cumulusmedia.com.
Contact: Lisa Dollinger, Dollinger Strategic Communication for CUMULUS MEDIA, 512.633.4084, firstname.lastname@example.org.