Cumulus Media has appointed radio marketing and promotions professional Jeff Lyons as promotions/marketing director for its five-station radio group in Appleton-Oshkosh, Wis. The broadcaster has also named radio broadcasting exec Morgan Bohannon to VP/market manager for its four-station group in Memphis, Tenn.
Lyons joins Cumulus from iHeart Media-Modesto, Calif., where he was director of marketing and promotions. Prior to that, he was director of marketing and promotions for Gold Coast Broadcasting in Oxnard-Ventura, Calif. He was also promotions director and on-air host for American General Media-Santa Maria, Calif, and was formerly promotions director for Cumulus Media stations in Huntsville, Ala., and Tallahassee, Fla. Lyons began his career in 2003 as promotions director for CBS Radio’s WPXY in Rochester, N.Y.
Bohannon, a Memphis native, joins Cumulus from iHeartMedia Memphis, where he was most recently area president. He was previously market manager for iHeartMedia Memphis; director of sales for iHeartMedia in Greenville, S.C; and regional vice president for Clear Channel Charlotte. Bohannon was also previously director of sales for Apex Broadcasting.