Leinwand joined the company in September of 2010 as Director of Sales for the Washington, DC stations. His previous experience includes 16 years at CBS Radio where he held positions as General Sales Manager, Vice President/General Manager and Vice President of Sales. He also worked as General Sales Manager for Clear Channel Radio in New York.
"Alan and I have worked closely together for the last four years. His previous management experience in the DC Market makes him the natural choice for this position," said Chris Wegmann, President, Radio Division.
"I am very thankful that Chris, Alfred, and Ms. Hughes have shown the confidence in me to lead our terrific group of employees and heritage brands. Radio One DC has become a destination for those who want to be part of a world class organization. My colleagues throughout the DC Cluster are some of the very best at what they do. I look forward to supporting them, as well our many business partners, as we continue to deliver great entertainment on-air, on-line, on-site, and mobile --- always with a keen eye on touching the communities we serve," said Alan Leinwand.