Atlanta, GA — Tuesday, February 21, 2017 — Cox Media Group (CMG) Atlanta Radio has named Jaleigh Long as its new Director of Sales, effective immediately. Long is responsible for all sales efforts for CMG Atlanta’s five-cluster group, which includes News 95.5 AM 750 WSB, B98.5 FM, 97.1 FM The River, KISS 104.1 FM, and Your Georgia Country 106.1/107.1.
“I’m thrilled to have such outstanding talent inside Cox Media Group to promote into this critical role,” said Donna Hall, CMG Atlanta Radio’s VP and General Manager. “Jaleigh brings deep knowledge of both radio and digital, fearless leadership, infectious energy and an unshakeable belief in radio. She is the right person at the right time to lead our sales organization.”
Long joined CMG Atlanta Radio in 2014 as General Sales Manager (GSM). Previously, she was with South Central Media in Evansville, Ind. for seven years as GSM, and she started her media career in Indianapolis as an Account Executive for Susquehanna Radio. She is a graduate from University of Southern Indiana.
“I originally joined Cox Media Group because I wanted to be a part of a progressive company that values top talent and innovation for the industry,” said Long. “Today, I know CMG is that company, and I couldn’t be more confident in our management team to drive us and our sales team to deliver success. I am honored to lead this great sales organization.”
About Cox Media Group
Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company. The company’s operations currently include 14 broadcast television stations and one 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 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly, including more than 31 million TV viewers, more than 3.5 million newspaper readers, and more than 14million radio listeners. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.