Cumulus Media Promotes Dave Daniels to Operations Manager, Cumulus Oxnard-Ventura

VENTURA, CA, JULY 18, 2022 — Cumulus Media (NASDAQ: CMLS) announces that the company has promoted Dave Daniels to Operations Manager, Cumulus Oxnard-Ventura, CA. Daniels will oversee operations of Cumulus Oxnard-Ventura’s four radio stations: 100.7 KHAY/KHAY-FM (Country), 95.1 KBBY/KBBY-FM (Hot AC), KRUZ 103.3/KRUZ-FM (Classic Hits) and 106.3 The Vibe/KVYB-FM (Rhythmic CHR). He will continue in his previous role as On-Air Host, Mornings, for 100.7 KHAY, where he has been heard since 2016.

Daniels has over 30 years’ experience on-air and in programming and was previously Operations Manager for Sunny Country/KSNI-FM in Santa Maria, CA, and Operations Manager for KJUG-FM in Tulare/Visalia, CA. A three-time NAB Marconi Award nominee, Daniels won an ACM Award for Personality, Small Market/KHAY-FM, in 2018.

Sommer Frisk, Vice President/Market Manager, Cumulus Oxnard/Ventura, said: “This is a well-earned promotion for Dave Daniels. Dave’s natural ability to lead is underscored by his ability to successfully navigate the programming team under the most challenging of times. He’s a pro and is most deserving of this promotion.” 

Daniels commented: “I couldn’t be happier to lead the programming team in Oxnard/Ventura, working alongside our Sales Manager and sales team. My thanks to Sommer Frisk, our VP/Market Manager, for her confidence in me. I look forward this opportunity.”

About Cumulus Media

Cumulus Media (NASDAQ: CMLS) is an audio-first media 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 405 owned-and-operated radio 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 more than 9,500 affiliated stations through Westwood One, the largest audio network in America; and inspires listeners through the Cumulus Podcast Network, 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


Lisa Dollinger, Dollinger Strategic Communication for Cumulus Media, 512.633.4084,