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2011 - Most Influential African Americans

2011 Most Influential African Americans in Radio

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1. Alfred Liggins
President/CEO Radio One

2. Cathy Hughes
Founder/Chairperson Radio One

3. Pierre Sutton
Chairman/CEO Inner City Broadcasting Corp.

4. Charles Warfield
President/COO ICBC Broadcast Holdings

5. Barry Mayo
President/Radio Division Radio One

6. Ron Davenport Sr.
Chairman/CEO Sheridan Broadcasting
American Urban Radio Networks

7. Skip Finley
Vice Chairman
Inner City Broadcasting

8. Michael Carter
Carter Broadcast Group

9. Earl Jones
President/Market Manager
Clear Channel Radio/Chicago

10. Rick Caffey
SVP/Market Manager
CBS Radio/Atlanta

11. Melody Spann-Cooper
Chairman - Midway Broadcasting Corp.

12. Karen Slade
VP/GM - KJLH/Los Angeles
Taxi Productions

13. Tom Joyner
The Tom Joyner Morning Show
Reach Media

14. Steve Harvey
The Steve Harvey Morning Show
Premiere Radio Networks

15. Susan Davenport Austin
SVP/CFO - Sheridan Broadcasting
President - Sheridan Gospel Network

16. Michael Baisden
The Michael Baisden Show
Citadel Media

17. Brian Knox
SVP/Director of Corporate Diversity
Katz Media Group

18. Jim Winston
Executive Director/General Counsel
National Association of Black Owned Broadcasters

19. Kevin Wagner
President/CEO - URBan Radio Broadcasting

20. Howard Robertson
CEO Spotset Radio Network