Westwood One’s board named Thomas Beusse as president and CEO to replace Peter Kosann.
Chairman Norm Pattiz made the announcement, calling Beusse a creative and strategic thinker suitable for leading the closely watched content provider.
Beusse was president of Time4 Media, a former division of Time Inc., overseeing its enthusiast brands including Golf Magazine, Field & Stream, Popular Science, Yachting, Ski and the TransWorld sports titles, This Old House Ventures and Warren Miller Entertainment. He is former president of magazine at Rodale.
He called Westwood One “among the most revered brands in broadcasting.”