WestwoodOne Top Programmer Joins Cross Platform Media
WestwoodOne VP of Programming, Tim Maranville, jumps to Cross Platform Media Group, which recently acquired IRN/USA Radio Network
“Landing Tim Maranville is huge for us,” said CPM CEO Sam Hassell.
“Attracting talent like Tim speaks volumes to the validity of our growth expectations.”
RALEIGH, NC, Sept. 30, 2014 |Christian News Service| — Cross Platform Media Group, LLC is pleased to announce the addition of Tim Maranville as its Chief Content Officer and Director of Channel Development.
“I am thrilled to join this group of positive, growth-oriented people and excited about developing new products and channels for our affiliates, listeners, and advertisers,” said Maranville.
The former Vice President of programing for WestwoodOne (formerly Dial Global) will oversee content development and distribution for the group’s platforms, which include IRN-USA Radio Network and TEN Syndication home to USA Radio News, Daybreak USA, The Steve Deace Show, Bill Martinez Live, Point of View and approximately twenty other nationally syndicated programs.
Maranville’s substantial body of work includes most recently for WestwoodOne, where he was in charge of formats, platform and special projects.
“Landing Tim Maranville is huge for us,” said CPM CEO Sam Hassell. “Attracting talent like Tim speaks volumes to the validity of our growth expectations.”
IRN/USA Radio Network currently produces and/or distributes more than twenty nationally syndicated radio programs with audience-targeted formatting primarily for News/Talk and Christian radio (commercial and non-commercial).
About Cross Platform Media:
CPM is a national media company based in Raleigh, NC, that specializes in media network services by developing and distributing news, entertainment and talk show programming for independent Christian and general market radio stations, print and digital platforms.