JACKSONVILLE, FL – March 23, 2015 – Cox Media Group (CMG) Jacksonville Radio has named Bob DeBlois as its new Director of Sales. In this role, DeBlois will oversee all sales activities for CMG Jacksonville’s six-station radio cluster and the Cox Online Digital Ad Network (CODAN) operations, offering North Florida unprecedented opportunities in media and advertising.
“We are excited for Bob to step into this leadership position, a role that he has naturally grown into over the past couple of years,” said CMG Jacksonville Radio VP and General Manager Bill Hendrich. “Bob’s ability to identify talent, to help people perform at their best, and his proven performance in new business and digital revenue development will be magnified in this new role. Having him in a position to work directly with all of our talented Sales Managers, Account Managers and our Sales Support team will drive our growth in 2015 and for years to come.”
Previously, DeBlois served as CMG Jacksonville’s General Sales Manager for News 104.5 WOKV AM/FM. Before joining CMG Jacksonville in 2009, he was GM and Station Manager for WPEN AM (ESPN 950) for Greater Media in Philadelphia.
“I’m energized by our company’s vision, and we are eager to give North Florida business owners and decision makers one-of-a-kind solutions to their growth needs,” said DeBlois. “We have the best multi-media sales team in Jacksonville, and I am very excited about our future.”
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, 59 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.