Cumulus Media has tapped Justin Wittmayer for vice president/market manager in San Francisco. The company has also chosen Washington media exec Beth Cohen as the new director of sales for WMAL(AM/FM) and WRQX(FM) in the D.C. metro area.
Wittmayer was most recently vice president of sales for Clear Channel Miami. Prior to that, he was general sales manager for Clear Channel San Francisco, market manager for Clear Channel San Jose and director of sales for Clear Channel San Jose.
“Our business in San Francisco is very complex. The assortment of formats, which now include Nash FM, coupled with three major sports teams requires a leader who understands how to maximize revenue and cash flow from each,” said Cumulus Senior Vice President Gary Pizzati.
Cohen joins Cumulus from Clear Channel, where she was general sales manager for WWDC(FM) and WITH(FM) Prior to that, she held various positions in the region’s media community for 24 years.