Cumulus Media has named radio sales veteran Ken Roberts as vice president of sales for Washington stations WMAL(AM/FM) and WRQX(FM). Additionally, the company has also appointed Scott Chiasson as VP/market manager for Cumulus Media-Lafayette in Louisiana.
Roberts was previously senior vice president of sales for iHeartMedia’s D.C. and Baltimore cluster. Prior to that, he was director of sales for Bonneville International in Phoenix and was general sales manager for Susquehanna Media/Cumulus Media in Dallas.
Chiasson is a native of Lafayette with 18 years of experience in broadcast sales and operations management. He has worked for E.W. Scripps in Wichita, Kan.; iHeartMedia Colorado and Florida; Metro Networks in Orlando, Fla.; Cox Media in Lafayette, La.; and CBS Radio in Tampa/St. Petersburg, Fla.