Cumulus Media has announced that Leslie Slender and Leslie Caraccilo have joined the Cumulus Brand Partnerships team.
Slender was recently named as vice president of Brand Partnerships and Events and Caraccilo was also tapped as a VP of Brand Partnerships.
“We are excited to welcome these two talented professionals to the Brand Partnerships team,” said Senior Vice President of Brand Partnerships Tommy Page. “Leslie Slender is a rare example of a marketer that is not only outstanding at producing and executing live events, but also knows how to package these opportunities for advertisers. Leslie Caraccilo has done an incredible job of creating custom digital and content solutions for our advertisers across the Cumulus platform. Her understanding of artist programming and deep knowledge of the digital space make her a natural fit for our Brand Partnerships team.”
Slender has served as Cumulus New York’s corporate director of Events and Marketing since 2013. In her new role as, she will work to develop experiential opportunities, such as concerts and live events, across Cumulus and Westwood One. She will also continue to oversee marketing and events for Cumulus New York stations.
Caraccilo was named interactive sales manager for Cumulus’ Atlanta radio cluster in 2010 and was promoted to senior director of Digital Monetization in 2013. As VP of Brand Partnerships, Caraccilo will develop integrated marketing solutions and custom content for brands across the Cumulus platform and Westwood One network. She will continue to oversee digital sales strategy for Cumulus.