OAKLAND – Jan. 11, 2013 – Romeo Solomon is the new General Sales Manager at KICU-TV, effective immediately.
Romeo has worked at Cox Media Group Bay Area since 2004, starting as a National Sales Manager at KTVU and then moving into a Local Sales Manager position in 2005. Prior to that, Romeo worked at Cox Media Group Seattle as an Account Executive, National Sales Manager and Local Sales Manager. “Romeo’s leadership skills have helped make KTVU one of the most respected Sales teams in all of Television. We look forward to him putting his traditional and digital sales experience to use at KICU, one of the fastest growing independent stations in the country.” said Greg Bilte, Cox Media Group Bay Area’s Director of Sales.
Romeo said of his new position, “I’m honored to be moving over to KICU and to be working with some of the finest professionals in the Bay Area. The television landscape is evolving daily and I can’t wait to help take KICU to new heights.”
Romeo grew up in Seattle and is a graduate of the University of Washington.
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 Cox Reps. Additionally, CMG owns and operates Valpak, one of North America’s leading direct marketing companies. With $1.7 billion in revenue, the company operations include 15 broadcast television stations and one local cable channel, 86 radio stations, eight daily newspapers and more than a dozen non-daily publications, and more than 100 digital services. CMG operates in more than 30 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly, including 30 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.