Cumulus Media Inc. has appointed Todd C. McCarty as chief human resources officer. Effective Dec. 28, he will report to CEO Mary G. Berner and will be based at Cumulus headquarters in Atlanta.
“It���s critical that, as we move quickly and efficiently to build on our strengths, we retain and attract top performers on-and-off air, and support and motivate them to deliver exceptional performance across all disciplines and markets,” said Berner in announcing the appointment. “Todd stands out among his peers in terms of qualifications and experience and we are fortunate and delighted that he will be leading our effort to consolidate and centralize our key human resources disciplines into a department that has the capabilities and focus to deliver the services and solutions we need to grow our business.”
McCarty most recently served as the senior vice president of global human resources for the Las Vegas Sands Corp., and he has also held similar positions at The New York Times Co. and The Reader’s Digest Association Inc.
He has also served as SVP of human resources for the Rite Aid Drug Store Corp. and SVP of North American Human Resources for Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc., among other positions. He is also a director of The Bon-Ton Stores Inc.