by Daniel Webster, dWeb.News Editor
ATLANTA, Oct. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cox Media Group (“CMG”) today announced the appointment of Todd Brown as Vice President & General Manager, Boston 25, effective immediately. Brown will oversee all Boston 25 operations including news, programming, sales, digital, engineering, production, and community affairs.
Brown joins CMG after a distinguished career at Meredith Corporation, where he was most recently the Chief Revenue Officer and SVP. Meredith was his first job. He started as a local sales manager at KVVU TV (FOX 5), Las Vegas. There he implemented new sales and training processes, as well as programs for recruitment and retention that helped increase station billing by more than $5.5 million. After just two years of success, he was promoted to General Sales Manager, where he managed station sales verticals and integrated programs. Brown rose to the rank of VP/GM and was able transform the station’s underperforming affiliate into a top-rated FOX station and the Meredith station for non-spot revenue generation. Brown was also the team’s three-time winner of the PSW Emmy Award in Station Overall Excellence. He was also recognized by the FOX #1 Club for his eight consecutive years of service. Prior to joining Meredith in 2002, he served as General Sales Manager for KSEE-TV 24 in Fresno, CA.
“We are thrilled to have someone of Todd’s personal and professional caliber leading our charge at Boston 25. The outstanding broadcasters that work at Boston 25 will thrive under his leadership and innovative spirit,” said Paul Curran, EVP/CMG Television. “At every stop in his broadcasting career, Todd has grown ratings and revenue while also super-serving the community, a staple of the CMG culture.”
Broadcasting & Cable recognized Brown as General Manager of the Year in 2017. He served as Chairman of the Nevada Broadcasters Association from 2013 to 2017 and was awarded the Nevada Broadcasters’ Lifetime Achievement Award in 2017.
“I could not be more excited to join CMG and Boston 25,” said Brown. “Boston 25 has a rich broadcast history in serving Boston and surrounding communities, and I am looking forward to working with the team in perpetuating this Boston spirit.”
Brown received a B.A. Southern Illinois University. He is married to his wife, and they have four children and four grandkids.
About Cox Media Group
Cox Media Group, Inc. (CMG) is an industry-leading media company with dominant brands, award-winning content, and exceptional people. CMG delivers valuable content in its local communities. The company’s operations primarily include 33 high-quality, market-leading television stations in 20 markets, 54 top-performing radio stations delivering all genres of content in 11 markets, and numerous streaming and digital platforms. CMG’s portfolio also includes several important news and independent stations. Additionally, the company also offers a full suite of national, regional, local and digital advertising services with CMG Local Solutions, CoxReps and Gamut. For more information about CMG, visit www.coxmediagroup.com.
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