Thursday, June 16, 2016 — ATLANTA – June 16, 2016 – Cox Media Group (CMG) Atlanta Radio has named Amanda Allwood as its new Promotions Director, beginning Monday, June 27. In this role, Allwood will oversee promotions and event marketing for B98.5, 97.1 The River, Kiss 104.1 FM and News 95.5 FM and AM 750 WSB.
“Amanda has the critical eye that we need to take our events and promotions efforts to the next level,” said Chris Eagan, CMG Atlanta’s Director of Branding and Programming for B98.5 and 97.1 The River. “She understands how crucial it is to integrate sales, programming in digital in to one super power to make these radio brands sparkle!”
Prior to joining CMG Atlanta Radio, Allwood was at Sirius / XM in New York where she spent the last four years as senior manager of promotions and event marketing. Her other career highlights include promotions director for CBS Radio in Tampa and numerous promotions and marketing positions for CMG in Tampa and Orlando.
“I was fortunate to spend the first several years of my career in both CMG’s Tampa and Orlando clusters,” said Allwood. “Joining CMG Atlanta Radio is like coming back to family. I am thrilled to be part of this incredible team and cannot wait to move back down South and make awesome promotions and events happen in Atlanta!”
About Cox Media Group
Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company that includes the national advertising rep firms of CoxReps. Additionally, CMG owns Cox Target Media, which operates Valpak, one of North America’s leading direct marketing companies, and Savings.com, a leading online source for savings. The company’s operations currently include 14 broadcast television stations and one local cable channel, more than 60 radio stations, seven daily newspapers and more than a dozen non-daily publications, and more than 100 digital services. CMG currently operates in more than 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly, including more than 31 million TV viewers, more than 3.5 million print and online newspaper readers, and more than 14 million radio listeners. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.