Marc will be very hard to replace but we are very happy that he will stay in his position through the transition and will help us find his replacement.” i Heart Media Chicago Appoints Steve Vicenteno VP of Automotive.Most recently with Chicago Tribune Media Group as sales director, Steve Vicenteno joins i Heart Media’s Chicago Region as vice president of automotive.I am looking forward to spending a whole lot more time with my wife and see what new challenges and chapters I can write as I move forward.I have been fortunate to have worked with the very best and for this I am very grateful.” Kaye rose quickly through the ranks at WGBB, becoming general manager at age 27.Today’s 16th installment is the panel discussion titled “The Talk Rumble.” It is moderated by Westwood One host Jim Bohannon; introduced by WABC, New York host, Curtis Sliwa; and featuring panelists WPHT, Philadelphia host, Dom Giordano; WYD Media host, Thom Hartmann; DC Radio Company executive director, Victoria Jones; USA Radio Network host, Wayne Allyn Root; Fox News Radio host, Todd Starnes; and WOLB, Baltimore host, Larry Young.Already posted: the panel discussion titled “Programming News/Talk Radio.” It is moderated by TALKERS managing editor Mike Kinosian; introduced by KFBK/KSTE, Sacramento PD, Bill White; and featuring panelists CFRB, Toronto PD and Bell Media national news/talk format head, Mike Bendixen; i Heart Media national brand coordinator, news/talk/sports programming and director of AM programming Miami/Fort Lauderdale, Grace Blazer; WOR, New York assistant PD, Scott Lakefield; WBAL, Baltimore PD, Scott Masteller; and WABC, New York PD, Craig Schwalb; the panel discussion titled, “Talk Media: The Big Picture.” It is moderated by ABC News Radio VP/GM, Steve Jones; introduced by “The Cats Roundtable” host, John Catsimatidis; and featuring panelists i Heart Media SVP news/talk/sports programming Chris Berry; Beasley Media Group EVP programming, Justin Chase; Weiss Agency EVP, Heather Cohen; Cumulus Media EVP content & programming Mike Mc Vay; and Premiere Networks president, Julie Talbott.At the same time his sales career was beginning, he held on to his sports broadcaster dreams by working as the radio voice of the St.
I’m thankful for the opportunity to bring my media and auto sales experience to such a reputable and vibrant organization. They say, “TALKERS has acknowledged ‘The Armstrong & Getty Show’ as the 24th most influential talk show in the entire U-S of A!
Hubbard chair Ginny Morris comments, “Having the opportunity to work with Marc Kaye has been one of the great delights of my career.
Marc’s positive spirit, creativity and passion for life made working with him a great joy.
He is a Radio Hall of Fame inductee who also serves as an advisor to i Heart Media and chairman of the Broadcasters Foundation of America, in addition to participating as a talent in network sports play-by-play announcing and commentary (women’s basketball and horse racing).
TALKERS publisher Michael Harrison, who worked closely with Mason in the late 1980s establishing WZLX, Boston as one of the nation’s leading classic rock stations, caught up with him yesterday (7/17) for an exclusive telephone interview.