Leon Clark named VP/GM of Journal/Tucson

By on Jun, 30 2014 with Comments 0

Leon-Clark-PhotoLeon Clark has been named Vice President and General Manager of Journal Broadcast Group’s Tucson radio operations, which include KMXZ-FM, KQTH-FM, KTGV-FM and KFFN-AM. Clark will start in his new role on 7/7.

“Leon’s broadcast and digital experience, as well as his strong leadership track record, makes him a great fit with Journal and our Tucson team. He embodies our core values of integrity, excellence, determination and innovation and I’m thrilled to welcome him to our company,” said Steve Wexler, Executive Vice President – Radio, Journal Broadcast Group.

Most recently, Clark was sales manager for Tunein, the online radio streaming company. He has also served as sales manager for CBS Radio, Atlanta; Emmis Communications, New York; and CBS Radio, San Diego. He was station manager for Radio One in Boston in 2000.

Clark is a graduate of San Jose State University, where he earned a degree in Public Relations and Marketing. He has served on the board of directors of the March of Dimes and Theatre of Los Angeles.

“I am honored to lead the Tucson team forward and to become part of a broadcast group that shares the same core values that I do,” Clark said. “We have some incredible opportunities ahead of us and I look forward to much success for our Tucson team.”

About The Author: Carl has been with RBR-TVBR since 1997 and is currently Managing Director/Senior Editor. Residing in Northern Virginia, he covers the business of broadcasting, advertising, programming, new media and engineering. He’s also done a great deal of interviews for the company and handles our ever-growing stable of bylined columnists.

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