Sean Shannon / Vice President & Marketing Manager of Cumulus Media
Sean Shannon has spent the past thirty odd years working at the crossroads of marketing and sales in various roles in the broadcasting business. He’s watched as the industry has grown and evolved as the value proposition for consumers when it comes to their news, entertainment and connection has shifted drastically. At the core, he believes that a deep understanding of a consumer’s view of benefit is the key to unlocking the secrets in their behavior.
Sean is a graduate of the University of Washington where he studied Political Science as an undergraduate and his MBA at the Foster School of Business. He and his wife Gretchen have been married 31 years and have three adult children.
About Cumulus Media
A leader in the radio broadcasting industry, CUMULUS MEDIA (NASDAQ: CMLS) combines high-quality local programming with iconic, nationally syndicated media, sports and entertainment brands to deliver premium content choices to the 245 million people reached each week through its 434 owned-and-operated stations broadcasting in 89 U.S. media markets (including eight of the top 10), approximately 8,000 broadcast radio stations affiliated with its Westwood One network and numerous digital channels. Together, the Cumulus Radio Station Group and Westwood One platforms make CUMULUS MEDIA one of the few media companies that can provide advertisers with national reach and local impact. The Cumulus Radio Station Group and Westwood One are the exclusive radio broadcast partners to some of the largest brands in sports, entertainment, news, and talk, including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, the Olympics, the GRAMMYs, the Academy of Country Music Awards, the American Music Awards, the Billboard Music Awards, and more. Additionally, it is the nation’s leading provider of country music and lifestyle content through its NASH brand, which serves country fans nationwide through radio programming, exclusive digital content, and live events. For more information, visit www.cumulusmedia.com.
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