ATLANTA – Jan. 13, 2014 –Cox Media Group’s Atlanta Radio has named Jaleigh Long as the new co-General Sales Manager (GSM) for News Talk WSB. Long will work alongside Beth Bowers, who was also named to the GSM position in December 2013.
“Jaleigh Long has a proven track record of leading her teams from the front,” said CMG Atlanta Director of Sales Walt Phillips. “Her focus has and will continue to be on developing talent and driving new business development initiatives. She’s strategic in her problem solving and decision making with an extensive background in digital ad products and strategy. Partnering with current GSM Beth Bowers only strengthens our position when it comes to coaching and leading this team into a new era at News Talk WSB.”
Long spent the last seven years as GSM for South Central Media in Evansville, Ind., a radio (WIKY, WSTO, WABX, WLFW, and WEJK) and digital marketing company. Prior to South Central Media, Long was an Account Manager at Susquehanna Radio/Cumulus in Indianapolis for four years.
“I'm grateful for the opportunity to join Cox Media Group and work with the talented and world class team at WSB,” said Long.
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, 57 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 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly, including more than 30 million TV viewers, more than 4 million print and online newspaper readers, and 14 million radio listeners. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.