Information contained on this page is provided by an independent third-party content provider. WorldNow and this Station make no warranties or representations in connection therewith. If you have any questions or comments about this page please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
SOURCE Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. (SBS)
-Respected Executive Assumes Important Role as Head of SBS Corporate Sales and SBS West Coast Management-
MIAMI, Oct. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- (Big Time Media/SBS-MegaTV) -- Spanish Broadcasting System Inc., (SBS) (Nasdaq: SBSA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Bill Shadorf to Vice President of Corporate Sales-West Coast Market Manager for Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc, (SBS). Mr. Shadorf will oversee all sales and operations for SBS West Coast Division. He will also be responsible for growing and overseeing the revenue in all of the company's divisions for the West Coast market. Based in Los Angeles, California, he will report directly to Albert Rodriguez, COO of SBS.
"I am thrilled to take on the role of Vice President of Corporate Sales-West Coast Market Manager," said Mr.Shadorf. "SBS has grown its competitive position while continuing to serve and advocate for the important U.S. Hispanic community. I'm excited to lead a company with such tremendous growth potential and look forward to continuing to work with such an exceptional leadership team."
"Bill is a strong leader with a wealth of knowledge, and his leadership will be pivotal to Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. (SBS) continued growth," said Albert Rodriguez, COO of SBS. "His passion, commitment to excellence and unparalleled industry experience makes him a key member of our company senior management team in our West Coast division."
Mr. Jack Hobbs EVP Corporate Sales at SBS, stated, "The Executive team unanimously agreed that Bill's track record and expertise make him the ideal executive to lead SBS's future growth in our West Coast division. Bill has over twenty years of relevant industry experience and has demonstrated his highly skilled leadership and strategic vision in the industry. We are confident in Bill's ability to deliver on SBS's goals and accelerate our growth as a leading multi-platform media company in America."
Prior to joining Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. (SBS), Mr. Shadorf served as VP of Univision Radio Corporate sales for four years, and previously held positions in Univision Radio, as VP, Director of Sales for three years during his tenure, he increased annual gross revenues from $55M to nearly $90M. For two years Bill served as General Sales Manager for the San Francisco Bay area market where he increased annual revenues by 30%. From 1996 to 2003, Mr. Shadorf served as General Sales Manager of K101- KYLD AM-FM radio stations from Clear Channel Communications.
Mr. Shadorf currently serves as a member of the Hispanic Media Professionals Association, Media Buyers/Planners Network, Media Professionals Association San Francisco Bay Area, RFID, Radio & Television Professionals Network, Talking Radio, ThoseinMedia, amongst others.
Mr. Shadorf has been recognized by and received awards from numerous organizations during his career. Mr. Shadorf holds a Bachelor's of Science Degree in Communication from the San Diego State University and California State University.
About Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc.
Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. is the largest publicly traded Hispanic-controlled Media and Entertainment Company in the United States. SBS owns and/or operates 21 radio stations located in the top U.S. Hispanic markets of New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago, San Francisco and Puerto Rico, airing the Tropical, Mexican Regional, Spanish Adult Contemporary and Hurban format genres. SBS has 3 of the top 6 Spanish-language stations in the nation including the #1 Spanish station in America, WSKQ-FM in New York City (WPAT is ranked #3 and KLAX is ranked #1). The Company also owns and operates MegaTV, a television operation with over-the-air, cable and satellite distribution and affiliates throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico. SBS also produces live concerts and events throughout the country and operates LaMusica.com, a bilingual Spanish-English online site providing content related to Latin music, entertainment, news and culture. The Company's corporate Web site can be accessed at http://www.spanishbroadcasting.com.
©2012 PR Newswire. All Rights Reserved.