He will report to Jon Pinch, Executive Vice President and Co-Chief Operating Officer of Cumulus. Brown moves to his new corporate post from his previous role as Vice President/Market Manager of Cumulus’ Atlanta station cluster.
Prior to joining Cumulus, Brown spent 15 years with Entercom Communications, with Market Manager posts in Boston, Portland, and Norfolk, Virginia. His appointment is effective immediately, and the nationwide search for Brown’s replacement at Cumulus’ Atlanta cluster is currently underway.
Pinch said: “We are thrilled to be able to promote from within for this high level position. Jeff has the energy, intellect and experience that will make him a valuable resource for our Market Managers.”
Brown said: “It is a tremendous honor to be asked to play a larger role in the development of our ever-expanding platform and the execution of our key strategies. I am truly excited to help drive the continued growth and evolution of Cumulus, as it creates and distributes the very best in entertainment products and services for our listeners, communities and advertisers.”