Industry veteran Ben Hill has been
named Senior Vice President and Market Manager, CBS RADIO West Palm Beach, it was announced today by
Scott Herman, Executive Vice President of Operations for the Company. The
appointment is effective immediately.
Hill, who was previously President
and General Manager of CBS RADIO’s WPGC in Washington,
D.C. from 1987-2001 and led the station to No.
1 in ratings and revenue, will now oversee West Palm Beach’s five stations including
WEAT, WIRK, WNEW, WMBX and WPBZ.
Said Herman of the appointment,
“Ben is a results oriented manager with uncompromising standards. His
enthusiastic style of leadership and level headed approach to business will
undoubtedly help our West Palm stations grow and succeed.”
In addition to CBS RADIO, Hill has served
as a Regional Executive for Infinity Broadcasting, overseeing stations in Atlanta, Baltimore, Dallas, Charlotte and Houston. Furthermore, he has served as Market Manager
for Pamal Broadcasting’s Gainesville/Ocala cluster of seven stations and
President of Cook Inlet Partners.