Amy Bolton has been hired by CBS News Radio to manage affiliate sales. The company says following the recent agreement between CBS News Radio and Skyview Networks, CBS News Radio has hired the 30-year network executive to spearhead CBS News Radio’s drive to enlist the hundreds of current CBS News Radio affiliates for its new in-house affiliation network.
Prior to joining CBS News Radio, Bolton managed affiliate sales for the ATT/DirecTV sports programs. Previously, Bolton was the Senior Vice President of News and Talk at Westwood One, where she was responsible for managing a sales team overseeing 35 products, including CBS News Radio, NBC News, CNBC, and The Weather Channel, as well as Dennis Miller and Jim Bohannon. She’s also been responsible for the successful launches of some of the biggest brands in talk radio.