Rob Babin is the Senior Vice President, head of radio for Cox Media Group (CMG). Rob is responsible for the profitability, strategic direction, and operational execution of CMG’s radio platform, spanning 65 radio stations in 11 markets across the country.
Rob’s career in radio spans 25 years, with 20 years spent leading various business units and markets for CMG including: Regional Vice President leading five radio markets (Miami, Houston, Tampa, San Antonio, and Long Island), VP/Market Manager for CMG Atlanta Radio (WSB, WSB-FM, WALR, WSRV), VP/Market Manager for CMG Miami Radio (WEDR, WHQT, WFLC, WFEZ), VP of Sales and General Sales Manager for CMG Atlanta Radio (WSB, WSB-FM, WALR, WSRV), and General Sales Manager for CMG Orlando Radio (WWKA). Before joining CMG, Rob spent his early radio career in the Baton Rouge and New Orleans markets.
Rob is a proven leader with expertise and a true passion for the industry, CMG, and his people. Rob has led top-performing teams to achieve record-breaking revenue and ratings performance. He’s also led teams to national recognition, including two NAB Service to America Awards and three Marconi Radio Awards.
Rob has served on several community and industry boards, including the Urban League of Broward County, Orange Bowl Committee, Partnership Against Domestic Violence, and Florida Association of Broadcasters. He is currently a board member of the Georgia Association of Broadcasters and the Radio Advertising Bureau.
Rob studied Communications at Southeastern Louisiana University and received a certification in Strategic Innovation at Georgia State University. He currently lives in Atlanta, along with his wife, and is the proud father of four children.