Thursday, October 31, 2013
Lincoln Financial Media Names Director of Sales
By Joe Nelson
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 23, 2103
Contact: Rick Jackson, Sr. VP/General Manager – Lincoln Financial Media/San Diego
(619) 718-7110 / Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
DAN AUSTIN NAMED DIRECTOR OF SALES AT LFM/SAN DIEGO
San Diego, CA – Lincoln Financial Media announced today that Dan Austin is the new Director of Sales at its San Diego cluster of stations. He will supervise sales efforts at KSON-FM, KBZT-FM and KIFM-FM.
Austin's radio career spans at least 20 years and includes sales, management and on-air broadcasting. He comes to LFM from Townsquare Media, where he was VP/Market Manager in Albany, NY. Austin's experience also includes positions with CBS Radio in Seattle, Citadel Radio in Syracuse, Clear Channel and Cox Radio stations.
"We looked long and hard for the right person for this job," said Rick Jackson, Senior VP/General Manager of LFM/San Diego. "I've known Dan for years. He's a proven winner and will fit right in with our team."
"I'm very excited about joining Lincoln Financial Media in San Diego," said Austin. "I look forward to continuing the success that Rick Jackson and his amazing team have built. With such strong brands, the future looks very bright."
Austin begins his new position on November 11.
About Lincoln Financial Media
Lincoln Financial Media Company, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Lincoln National Life Insurance Company, owns and operates radio stations in Atlanta, GA (WQXI-AM, WSTR-FM); Denver, CO (KEPN-AM, KKFN-FM, KQKS-FM, KRWZ-AM, KYGO-FM, KYGO HD2/103.1); Miami, FL (WAXY-AM, WAXY-FM, WLYF-FM, WMXJ-FM); and San Diego, CA (KBZT-FM, KIFM-FM, KSON-FM, KSOQ-FM).