Cox Media Group Tulsa Radio Promotes Matt Ledbetter to Director of Sales for Its Five Station Cluster

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TULSA – Feb. 7, 2013 – Cox Media Group (CMG) Tulsa Radio has named Matt Ledbetter as Director of Sales for its five-station cluster.   Ledbetter will report to Gene Vidler, Vice President and Market Manager, effective immediately.

Ledbetter is currently General Sales Manager of KRMG – FM/AM & KJSR-FM, two of CMG Tulsa’s top stations. He has been with CMG Tulsa for 14 years.  During this time he has served as General Sales Manager of all five stations, Local Sales Manager and Account Manager.

“Matt has been a big part of our successes in Tulsa,” said Vidler.  “His knowledge of the market and stations will help us continue to be the top radio group in Tulsa.”

“I’m excited for the opportunity to lead our already successful sales team into the future,” said Ledbetter.  “I look forward to the collaborative opportunities the Tulsa market has with Cox Media, part of the Cox Communications cable division, and our newest members of the CMG family KOKI Fox 23 and My41! TV stations”

Reporting to Ledbetter in his new role will be General Sales Managers  Jim Dyer, Lisa Guertin and Traci Poe, along with our Digital Sales Manager, Luke Hively.  Ledbetter will continue oversight of KRMG FM/AM and KJSR FM until his replacement is named.    

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.  CMG’s 2012 revenue was $1.9 billion.  The company’s operations currently include 19 broadcast television stations and one local cable channel, 87 radio stations, eight daily newspapers and more than a dozen non-daily publications, and more than 100 digital services.  CMG currently operates in more than 30 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly, including more than 32 million TV viewers, more than 4 million print and online newspaper readers, and 18 million radio listeners.  For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.