Cumulus has hired Brendan Walsh as SVP, Feature Sales and Marketing. In this newly created role, Walsh is responsible for managing Cumulus’ local and national features and Westwood One’s FYI Network. He is based in St. Louis.
Walsh’s experience includes leadership positions at iHeartMedia/Total Traffic Weather Network, Charter Media, and KPLR-TV/Tribune, where he was responsible for new business development, revenue generation, and management.
“Brendan is the perfect fit for this revenue growth initiative,” said Bryan Forbes, President, National and Network Sales, Cumulus Media and Westwood One, to whom Walsh will report. “He has a stellar track record of revenue generation, understanding a customer’s needs, building solutions that deliver ROI, and knows what it takes to win in a competitive marketplace.”