Tulsa, OK — Monday, April 03, 2017 — Cox Media Group (CMG) Tulsa TV Vice President and General Manager Cathy Gunther announced today that Charlie Mandala has been named General Sales Manager for FOX23 (KOKI-TV), My41 (KMYT-TV), and MeTV Tulsa (NOKI-TV), effective immediately.
“Charlie brings extensive local and national sales experience to Tulsa, which will be a great resource for our advertisers and our team. His multi-market experience will help guide our sales initiatives and give us a new perspective,” says Gunther.
Mandala comes to Tulsa from Tucson, where he directed a team of multimedia sellers focused on local and national initiatives. Before that, he worked in San Diego, where he developed specific account strategies to grow local market share through customized digital, NTR, and spot initiatives.
“I am thrilled to be part of the CMG Tulsa team. CMG’s unique Tulsa assets across traditional TV and Radio, coupled with the digital expertise of Cox Local Solutions, provide unparalleled means for our advertising partners to reach their target consumers,” says Mandala. “I look forward to building upon the tremendous growth CMG has achieved in Tulsa, as well as developing new business initiatives.”
About Cox Media Group
Cox Media Group is an integratedbroadcasting, publishing, directmarketing and digital media company. The company’s operations currently include14 broadcast television stations andone local cable channel, more than 60 radio stations, six daily newspapers and more than a dozen non-daily publications; and more than 100 digital sites and services, like Rare.us, Clark.com, Dawg Nation, SEC Country, Hookem.com, and All22. Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps – the country’s biggest television rep firm – Gamut, and Videa. CMG currently operates in more than 20media markets and reaches approximately 52million Americans weekly, including more than 31 million TV viewers,more than 3.5 million newspaper readers, and more than 14 million radiolisteners. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.