Bernie Weiss has been named Market President for iHeartMedia in New York City and Steve DeLusant has been elevated to Region SVP of Sales. Weiss takes over for Scott Hopeck who is now the Region and Division President for iHeart’s Market Groups.
Weiss previously served as Region SVP of Sales for iHeartMedia New York. He is a media veteran and has been with iHeartMedia for over a decade, first joining iHeartMedia New York in 2004 as an Account Executive for Power 105.1 after holding several general sales management positions in the European radio industry.
Steve DeLusant previously served as Director of Sales, where he oversaw sales and strategy for the six market-leading New York station brands. Under DeLusant’s leadership, in February of 2019, Power 105.1 became the first Urban radio station to ever dominate the market in total revenue. Throughout his career, DeLusant has held several sales positions within the media industry
“I’m thrilled to promote both Bernie and Steve. It’s especially rewarding to find the best candidates for key leadership roles in your own building,” said Scott Hopeck, Division President for iHeartMedia Market Groups. “They’re extremely knowledgeable about our ever-evolving business and have built their personal brands by accelerating the growth of our iconic stations. I’m confident that they will continue to elevate our New York operation to even greater heights.”