Laing rises from his previous role as Vice President of Sales for Cumulus Cincinnati’s five radio stations, a position he has held since 2015. Prior to that, he was Sales Manager for Cumulus Cincinnati stations 92.5 the FOX (WOFX-FM) and 96 ROCK (WFTK-FM). He was also Sales Manager for Cumulus Lexington, KY, following more than 11 years as Sales Manager/Integrated Media Solutions Provider for Clear Channel/iHeartMedia. A native of Kettering, OH, Laing holds a B.A. in History from DePauw University. He takes the market leadership reins from Dave Crowl, who retires at year-end.Dave Milner, Executive Vice President, Operations, CUMULUS MEDIA, said: “Jon Laing has his finger on the pulse of Cincinnati, with deep experience and relationships in the market. Importantly, he knows how to leverage the power of great local radio across traditional and digital distribution channels, positioning our customers and stations for success in 2021 and beyond. Jon’s dynamic leadership and expertise make him a tremendous asset to Cumulus Cincinnati and to the community we serve.”
CUMULUS MEDIA owns and operates Cincinnati radio stations WOFX-FM/The FOX 92.5 (Classic Rock); WNNF-FM/New 94.1 Cat Country (Country); WFTK-FM/96 Rock (Rock); WRRM-FM/Warm 98 (AC); and WGRR-FM/103.5 WGRR (Classic Hits).